HUMBOLDT -- Jeffrey Lee Day, age 58, of Humboldt passed away at 9:57 a.m. on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center.
Memorial services honoring his life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Schilling Funeral Home. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service on Saturday at the funeral home.
Jeff was born on February 25, 1959 in Charleston the son of Carl E. and Anna (Bennett) Day.
Survivors include his spouse, Lori Elder of Humboldt, IL; son, Brandon Day of Sullivan, IL; stepson, Josh Elder of Charleston, IL; grandchildren, Braelyn Day and Makaela Day; and brother, Randall Day. Jeff was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Larry Day; sister, Karen Day; and beloved dog, Majik Woo.
Jeff worked for Niemeyer Kubota for the past ten years. Jeff was a great friend and loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He enjoyed his dog, Molly. Jeff had a heart of gold and was always there for those who needed him. He will always be remembered as the life of the party and will be greatly missed by all those who loved him.
Memorial donations in his honor are suggested to the American Red Cross or Liberty A.B.A.T.E. Online condolences may be expressed at www.schillingfuneralhome.net or Schilling Funeral Home’s Facebook page.