Danny L. Worth
VIRDEN - Danny L. Worth, 72 of Virden, IL passed away Sunday July 15, 2012 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL.
Danny was born December 14, 1939 in Springfield, IL the son of Raleigh & Jessie (Peebles) Worth. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Virden, IL. Danny owned and operated Worth Garage in Virden since 1986. Prior to that time he worked at Fiat-Allis in Springfield, IL. He was an avid electric train enthusiast.
Danny married Shirley J. Edge on August 26, 1961 in Virden, IL. He was preceded in death by his parents and niece Linda Ehrat.
Danny is survived by his wife Shirley; Sons, Douglas A. (Terri) Worth of Virden, IL, Michael D. (Jodi) Worth of Girard, IL and Daron S. Worth of Springfield, IL; daughter, Dana L. (David) Sale of Raymond, IL; sister, Mary M. (Art) Ehrat of Virden, IL; grandchildren, Derek and Jenna Sale, Talor Lutz, Zachary, Brittany, Joseph and Joshua Worth, Mitchell and Nicklaus Worth and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home, Virden, IL. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Thursday July 19, 2012 at the funeral home. Officiating will be Rev. Mary Alice Cunningham; burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, Modesto, IL. Pallbearers will be Rustin Godfrey, Randy Hays, Todd Clearwater, Don Garbett, Steve Fouts and Walter Wallace. Honorary pallbearers will be Jim Homan and Jim Probst. Memorials may be made to the American Kidney Foundation, or the Virden Rescue Squad. Please visit calvert-ferryfuneralho mes.com to leave a message for the family.