Jeffrey G. Hilscher, 52, of Springfield, died at 3:17 pm, Monday, November 18, 2013 at St. John’s Hospital. He was born February 9, 1961 in Lincoln, IL to Donald and Carol V. Yeates Hilscher, Sr.
Survivors include his lifelong partner, Amber Horrighs of Springfield; two daughters, Kaelynn Horrighs and Makinzie Hilscher both of Springfield; three sons, Christopher, Patrick and Cortland Hilscher all of Springfield; mother, Carol Hilscher of Lincoln; three brothers, Donald L. Hilscher, Jr. of Lincoln, Jerry E. (Wanda) Hilscher of Modesto, CA and Daniel Hilscher of Bloomington and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father and one infant son, Jeffrey Scott Hilscher.
Jeffrey was a US Army veteran serving from 1981 – 1985. He was a collector of Hot Wheels and older toys. He enjoyed working on his 1975 Laguna.
Jeff worked at St. John’s Hospital as a controller for the past ten years.
Visitation: 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursday, November 21, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home.
Graveside Service: 10 a.m., Friday, November 22, 2013 at Camp Butler National Cemetery where Sangamon County Interveterans Burial Detail will conduct military honors.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family of Jeffry Hilscher.