Joseph Dale Peden, 47 of Springfield, formerly of Taylorville passed away on Monday, February 6, 2017 at 9:54 a.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born on December 24, 1969 in Springfield, Ill. the son of Dale Peden and Harriet Morrissey. He worked as a laborer for Brandt Consolidated.
Surviving are his daughters: Jessi Gumm of Chenoa, Ill.; Alexis Peden of Springfield, Ill.; Abigail Peden of Springfield, Ill.; grandchildren: Dade, Ryker, Bentley and Ellie Gumm; parents: Dale and Cathy Peden of Taylorville and Larry and Harriett Morrissey of Taylorville, Ill.; companion Susie Williams of Springfield, Ill.; sister: Mary (Mike) Ishmael of Murfreesboro, Tenn., Robbie (Steve) Harbour of Taylorville, Ill.; Terra Thacker and companion Bubba Hart of Albany, Ga.; brother: Phillip (Michelle) Peden of Alton, Ill., Cale (Misty) Peden of Taylorville, Ill.; several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his brother: Gary Morrissey.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 9, 2017 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. The funeral service will follow the visitation starting at 7:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Father Robert Spriggs officiating. Inurnment will be held in Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville, Ill. at a later date.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Sign on-line guest book at www.suttonmemorialhome.com.