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Donald Edward Hoelzel

August 22, 1928 - July 5, 2014
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Donald E. Hoelzel, 85, of Springfield, passed away on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at his home. He was born on August 22, 1928 in Springfield, the son of the late Oliver and Hilda (Schmidt) Hoelzel. He married Virginia Bee on Dec. 4, 1948 and she preceded him in death. He later married Patricia Rodier on Jan. 2, 1978 and she also preceded him in death. Mr. Hoelzel was a sheet metal worker, was a member of the Masons, and was a former member of the Sangamo Surf Club. He is survived by a son Donald Hoelzel of Springfield; a daughter Lynn Marie (husband Warren) Evans of Sherman, IL; 4 step-children, Cindy (husband Guss) Candioto of Glenarm,...
Donald E. Hoelzel, 85, of Springfield, passed away on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at his home.

He was born on August 22, 1928 in Springfield, the son of the late Oliver and Hilda (Schmidt) Hoelzel. He married Virginia Bee on Dec. 4, 1948 and she preceded him in death. He later married Patricia Rodier on Jan. 2, 1978 and she also preceded him in death.

Mr. Hoelzel was a sheet metal worker, was a member of the Masons, and was a former member of the Sangamo Surf Club.

He is survived by a son Donald Hoelzel of Springfield; a daughter Lynn Marie (husband Warren) Evans of Sherman, IL; 4 step-children, Cindy (husband Guss) Candioto of Glenarm, IL, Pam (husband Bob) Perrine of Sherman, IL, Lori Huffstedtler of Mt. Vernon, IL, and Gary (wife Debbie) Blanford of Mundelein, IL; 13 grandchildren, and 9 great-grandchildren.

Besides his parents and both of his wives, he was preceded in death by a son Mark A. Hoelzel, 1 grandson Michael Candioto, and 1 great-granddaughter Ella Peters.

Services are under the direction of Bisch Funeral Home West, 2931 S. Koke Mill Rd., Springfield where visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 from 4 to 7 pm. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 10 am at the funeral home, with Rev. Sam Janssen officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield.

Memorials may be made to the or to Memorial Home Hospice.

Please visit the online "Life Remembered Story" at www.bischfuneralhomewest.com where tributes and condolences may be left for the family.

"Donnie, we are so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you during this difficult time." Marilyn & Bill Franklin (Springfield, IL)

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