In loving memory of

William E. Modglin
April 20, 1945 - April 14, 2019

William Modglin
Peoria - William Modglin, 73, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at Unity Point Proctor Hospital in Peoria.
He was born April 20, 1945 in Golconda, Illinois to Abraham and Fredonia (Brennen) Modglin. They preceded him in death.
He married Nancy K. Miller on January 31, 1965 in Peoria. She survives.
Also surviving are two children, Brent Modglin of Peoria, Tracy Modglin of Norris, five brothers, James, Bob, Rich, Scott and Doug Modglin and three sisters, Dianne Plants, Brenda White and Susie Gaal.
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Audrey Shaw.
He worked for Brewers Distributing in Peoria and was a member of the Teamsters Union Local #627 for 33 ½ years retiring in 1998. He was a member of the Bartonville Baptist Church.
Per his wishes cremation rites have been accorded and a celebration of his life will be on Sunday, April 28th from 1 until 3 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Peoria, 1 Elks Dr., Peoria, IL 61604
Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warriors.
Oaks-Hines Funeral Home and Crematory have been entrusted with arrangements.
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Larry and Char Chatman wrote on Apr 23, 2019:

"We were so sorry to hear of Bill's passing, Nancy. We wish you and your family nothing but the best in the coming years without him. Our thoughts are with you and your entire family...."

Brenda and Bernie Lee wrote on Apr 20, 2019:

"Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to Nancy, Brent, Tracy and the entire Modglin family. Bill was a lifelong friend and we will really miss him. God Bless the Modglin family. May his Soul Rest In Peace."

Terry & Jan Ghidina wrote on Apr 19, 2019:

"Nancy & family, we are so sorry for your loss. We enjoyed the times we spent with Bill at the campground and his many stories of his racing adventures. Bill was a good man and will be greatly missed!"

Patti Ann Rubnich wrote on Apr 18, 2019:

"So sorry for your loss. He was a good man and a dear friend of our family. Our prayers and condolences to the Modglin Family"

John Lofthouse wrote on Apr 17, 2019:

"Very sorry for your loss. Our condolences to the Modglin family. "

Julie Hamilton wrote on Apr 16, 2019:

"I am so very very sorry to hear of Bill's passing, my heart goes out to Nancy and their children. Julie Hamilton"

Lisa Smalley wrote on Apr 16, 2019:

"Nancy, Brent and Tracy, so sorry for your loss. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers."

Connie Richmond wrote on Apr 16, 2019:

"I'm so sorry to here of Bill's passing. He was always so kind as a young man. Connie Richmond "

Mourina "Moe" Sweet wrote on Apr 16, 2019:

"So sorry to hear of Bill's passing. Keeping his loving, happy memories close to help in your time of loss."

Janet Edmonds wrote on Apr 16, 2019:

"My deepest sympathy and prayers to the family, Draw close to God and he will draw close to you in difficult times. James 4:8"