|Donald Cadwell, Sr., age 77, of Galesburg, Illinois died at 5:24 P.M. on January 16, 2014 at Galesburg Terrace in Galesburg, Illinois.
He was born on February 21, 1936 in Dahinda, Illinois the son of Raymond C. and Cecil Brooks Cadwell. He married Phyllis L. Edgerton on April 4, 1959, then married Vicki Sue Ingle on August 1, 1981 in Corbin, Kentucky.
Surviving are his children: Donald G. (Marcia) Cadwell, Jr. of Washington; Michael R. Cadwell of Hammond, Indiana; Gale (Tammy) Cadwell of Cedar Lake, Indiana; Melinda Cadwell of Galesburg, Illinois; Melissa Cadwell of Galesburg, Illinois, John (Dawn) Cadwell of London Mills, Illinois; Margee J. Cadwell of Oglesby, Illinois; eleven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; and one sister, Lou (Jim) Scott of Knoxville, Illinois. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.
He worked as a farmhand and truck driver for Inness Farm R & R since 1984. He enjoy his family and fishing.
Visitation will be held on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home in Knoxville, Illinois. Cremation rites will be accorded with inurnment at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens at a later date. Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences and sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com