Timothy "Tim" T. Back, 34, of Bloomington, passed away at 8:05 p.m. on Sunday, July 15, 2012 in Bloomington.
He was born March 13, 1978 in Bloomington, to Troy and Roxann Gayle Donaldson Back.
Surviving are his mother, Roxann Hardesty; his father, Troy (Jennifer) Back, all of Bloomington; five children, Gabriel, Bradlee, Ambria, Trinati and Caleb and one sister, Sheila Jones of Bloomington. Also surviving are his maternal grandmother, Nina Donaldson and his paternal grandparents, Danny and Barbara Shepherd; one half-brother, Jacob Back and one half-sister, Tori Back, both of Bloomington; one step-sister, Celene Paez and two step-brothers, Matthew and Nicholas Paez, all of Bloomington.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather and one sister, Sadie Back.
Tim worked in construction in the Bloomington-Normal area. He enjoyed horseback riding, throwing darts, bicycling, skateboarding, fishing and gardening. He especially loved and cherished spending time with his children.
He attended Eastview Christian Church in Normal.
A visitation will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 22, 2012 at East Lawn Funeral Home in Bloomington. Cremation rites will be accorded after visitation. Private inurnment will be at East Lawn Memorial Gardens at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Timothy Back Memorial Fund c/o CEFCU. Online condolences may be submitted to www.EastLawn-Bloomington.com.