Jerome S. Oshesky, 71, of Springfield, died at 6:15 am, Thursday, January 28, 2016 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born June 19, 1944 in Springfield, to Joseph and Frances Beiermann Olzewski. He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Joan Riley and one brother, Jack.
Survivors include brothers, James (Bev) of Springfield and Jay (Diana) of Sherman; children, Jennifer of Auburn, Jodi of Springfield and Jared of Auburn and their mother, Cheryl Booker Oshesky; JJ (Maggie) and Jeremy (Companion: April) both of Springfield and their mother, Sherry Spencer; four grandchildren, Joby, Jilliyn, Jacksen and Jace; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He served six years with the 183rd Illinois Air National Guard and worked as local contractor.
The family will host a celebration of life at a later date.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
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