We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Roger McCormick

A funeral service will be held Thursday, September 10, 2015 for 68 year old Roger "Pawpaw" McCormick of Chester, IL who died Saturday, September 5, 2015 at Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL.

Roger was born October 10, 1946 in Rockwood, IL, the son of Herbert and Edith (Stewart) McCormick. He married Charlotte Robbins in 1968 and she preceded him in death on April 27, 2011.

Survivors include two sons, Jon McCormick and Tyler McCormick both of Chester, IL. His fiancÚ Debbie Diercks of Chester, IL. Seven siblings, Peggy Tippett of Pawnee, IL, Sue Donachy of Cape Girardeau, MO and Clifford McCormick, Terry McCormick, Patsy Tudor, Donna Prater and Bonnie McCormick all of Chester, IL. One brother in law, Harley Henson of Springfield, IL. Two sisters in law, Irene McCormick and Donna McCormick both of Chester, IL. Former daughter in law, Terri McCormick of Chester, IL. Six grandchildren, four step grandchildren, one step great grandson along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, one daughter, four brothers, one sister and one great granddaughter.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, September 9, 2015 and after 7:30am Thursday, September 10, 2015 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

Funeral service for 68 year old Roger McCormick will be held at 10am Thursday, September 10, 2015 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Phil Keeton officiating.

Burial will be in the Ebenezer Cemetery in Rockwood, IL.

Memorials can be made to Family Choice.