Richard Dale Oller, 63, of Taylorville, passed away at 4:30 a.m. on Friday, January 29, 2021 at Culbertson Memorial Hospital in Rushville.
Richard was born on April 8, 1957 in Taylorville, the son of James W. and Patsy (Bennett) Oller. He worked as a lawncare provider in Taylorville for many years, helping care for Oak Hill Cemetery and many of the schools. Richard loved competing in various pool leagues in Taylorville, as well as fishing, camping, and playing poker.
He was preceded in death by his parents; grandson, Dreagon Oller; twin brother, Robert G. Oller; and sister, Barb Oller.
Richard is survived by his children, James (fiancée, Chelsie) Oller of Ashland, and Cassie (husband, Joe) Hunter of Beardstown; grandson, Riley Oller of Ashland; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Cremation will be provided, and the family will host a celebration of life starting at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 4, 2021 at Cork & Keg, 123 E. Main Cross Street, Taylorville, IL 62568.
The family has entrusted Shafer-Perfetti & Assalley Funeral Home in Taylorville with arrangements. Please visit www.assalleyfuneralhomes.com to share memories of Richard, or offer condolences to his family.