Landmark Skybox

Breeze-Courier | Taylorville, IL
The Weather Network
Advanced Search
search sponsored by


McClure FH

home : obituaries : obituaries July 13, 2020

5/30/2020 9:14:00 AM
Michael Wilson
June 10, 1963 - May 28, 2020
+ click to enlarge

Michael Wilson, 56 of Taylorville passed away on Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 2:47 p.m. at his home in Taylorville, Ill.

He was born on June 10, 1963 in Taylorville, Ill. the son of Eugene and Sue (Siegrist) Wilson. He married his former wife Pam Longden on August 28, 1989 in Taylorville, Ill.

Michael worked as an IT specialist for the State of Illinois. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and a member of the Taylorville American Legion Post # 73 and Locked and Loaded Gun Range. Michael was passionate about his family (especially his grandchildren) and friends and loved spending time watching the Miami Dolphins and St. Louis Cardinals play ball. Michael’s love for 80’s music and dancing was infectious to everyone around. He would spend his weekends shooting trap and BBQing with family.

He is survived by his mother: Sue Wilson of Taylorville, Ill.; daughters: BreAnne (Jeremiah) True of Taylorville, Ill.; Ashley (Aaron) May of Taylorville, Ill.; grandchildren: Halle, Payton, Jackson and Wyatt True; Ava Zeitler, Brooks May; brother: Paul (Gwen) Wilson of Valmeyer, Ill.; sisters: Michelle (Dave) Speagle of Taylorville, Ill., Paula (Kevin) Lee of Taylorville, Ill.; Jeannie Masters of Taylorville; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father, grandparents: Walter and Pauline Siegrist; and Henry and Evelyn Hornbuckle.

Graveside services will be held on Monday, June 1, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at Glen Haven Memorial Gardens in Taylorville with Pastor Don Beetem officiating. There will be a celebration of life at a later date after the COVID-19 Sanctions are lifted.

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Please sign their online guest book at

Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

If you are looking for the SPEAK OUT submission form, you can find it by clicking here: Speak Out Form

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

NOTE: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number and email address will not be displayed or shared.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

Trinity Dodge Fixed
NewsWebPagesOpinionPeopleObituariesAg & BusinessSportsContact UsLife
Subscriptions | Username & Password Reminder | Change Password | Life

Breeze-Courier & Printing | 212 S Main St. Taylorville, IL 62568 | (217) 824-2233 |

© Copyright 2014 Breeze-Courier & Printing. All Rights Reserved.
Original content may not be reprinted or distributed without the written permission of Breeze-Courier & Printing.

Software © 1998-2020 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved