Thomas E. Streder, Sr., 72, of Pleasant Plains, IL died at 10:19 pm Monday, August 26, 2013 at St. John’s Hospital. He was born March 27, 1941 in Springfield to Edward S. and Mabel J. Nation Streder. He married Beverly Jean Sunley November 7, 1959.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister and one brother.
Surviving are his wife, Beverly Jean of Pleasant Plains; two daughters, Melanie (Michael) Cash of Peoria, AZ and Andrea (Timothy “Jay”) Hergenrother of Pleasant Plains, IL; two sons, Thomas E. (Michelle) Streder, Jr. and Gary L. (Sharee) Streder both of Springfield; eight grandchildren; one great grandchild and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mr. Streder was of the Catholic Faith. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing BINGO with his best friend and wife, Bev, watching Cardinals baseball games and being a grandpa. He worked in Construction as a laborer foreman with Local #477 and was a truck driver with Teamsters Local# 916.
Visitation: 4 – 7 pm Thursday, August 29, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 10 a.m. Friday, August 30, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Robert Jallas officiating. Burial will follow at Old Salem Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to American Heart Association or American Lung Association.