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William Joseph Limp

January 11, 1939 -
December 31, 2019

William Joseph Limp, 80, of Champaign passed away peacefully at Carle Hospital on Monday, December 30, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. He was born in Danville, Illinois on January 11, 1939 to Oscar Philip and Freida Pearl (Underwood) Limp of Broadlands.

He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 52 years, Mary (Sullivan) Li…read more

William Joseph Limp, 80, of Champaign passed away peacefully at Carle Hospital on Monday, December 30, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. He was born in Danville, Illinois on January 11, 1939 to Oscar Philip and Freida Pearl (Underwood) Limp of Broadlands.

He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 52 years, Mary (Sullivan) Limp, two daughters, Robin Kedzior of Champaign and Rebecca (John) Bishop of Bloomington, Illinois, three adoring grandchildren, Morgan, Tristan and Devan Bishop, his brother Dr. Charles A. Limp, formerly of Bloomington-Normal and now residing in Phoenix, AZ and 14 nieces and nephews.

Bill retired from the University of Illinois as an electrician in 2001 and served on many committees for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local #601. He was a member of St. Peter’s United Church of Christ and a consistory member there, sharing his time and talents on the building and grounds committee. He is a veteran of the United States Army where he was stationed in Thailand. He graduated from ABL High School in 1957. After retirement he volunteered for RSVP and worked on projects dedicated to helping seniors in the community. He will always be remembered as a devoted and loving father and grandfather, and he never missed a special event in the lives of his family. He was a good provider and enjoyed making a comfortable home. He was generous with gifts to his family as well as charitable organizations.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Stewart, his nephew, Dr. Kevin Charles Limp and son-in-law, Paul Kedzior.

Funeral will be held Saturday, January 4, 2020 at Morgan Memorial Home, 1304 Regency Drive, Savoy. Visitation will be from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. with service immediately following. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter’s United Church of Christ in Champaign or charity of donor’s choice.

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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, January 4, 2020

Time: 09:00 am

Morgan Memorial Home

Address:

1304 Regency Dr. West
Savoy, Illinois 61874

Service Information

Date: Saturday, January 4, 2020

Time: 11:00 am

Morgan Memorial Home

Address:

1304 Regency Dr. West
Savoy, Illinois 61874

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