|Marcus D. Walsh, age 1 year and 11 months, of Abingdon, Illinois died at 7:45 AM on Thursday, April 4, 2013 at his residence.
He was born on May 14, 2011 in Galesburg, Illinois the son of Blake Thomas Walsh and Angela Lynn Jones. He liked playing with cars, balls, fire trucks, trains and SpongeBob SquarePants.
Surviving are his parents: Blake (Melissa Anderson) Walsh of Avon, Illinois, and Angela (Samuel Hanson) Jones of Abingdon, Illinois; grandparents: Norma (Johnathan Reutner) Walsh of Avon, Illinois; Shelly and Lewis Jones of Abingdon, Illinois; Jeff and Vicki Anderson of Avon, Illinois; Barb (Paul Deck) Helms of Abingdon, Illinois; great-grandparents: Glenna and Steve Thompson of Williamsfield, Illinois; David Hodges, Sr. of Dahinda, Illinois; Patty Walsh of Farmington, Illinois; Cynthia Reutner of Avon, Illinois; and Mildred Huber of Abingdon, Illinois. Also surviving are two half-sisters: Trinity Alexis Walsh of Avon, Illinois, Katrina Lynn Schisler of Vermont, Illinois and one half-brother: Payton Lewis Jones, of Abingdon, Illinois. Five step-siblings: Makayla Frison and Dylan Anderson, Kylee Collins, and Blayne Collins all of Avon, Illinois and Aidan McElrea, of Abingdon, Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Terry Alan Walsh; his great uncle, David Lee Hodges, Jr.; his great, great grandparents: James and Jesse Lawrence; Willard & Kathleen Hodge, Jack Huber, Sr., Mike and Anna Ruth Riley; great uncle Joseph Huber; three great aunts Jill Huber, Carol Klinebough and Sharon Jones.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes in Knoxville. Rev. Visitation will be from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes in Knoxville, Illinois. Interment will be at the Trenton Cemetery in Rural Dahinda, Illinois. Memorials may be made to the family. On-line condolences and sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com