Jack D. Teague

Born: Thu., Feb. 2, 1939
Died: Wed., Feb. 3, 2016

Cremation - Private services

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   Jack D. Teague, 77, of the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, formerly of Springfield, Illinois, died at 10:14 a.m. Wednesday (February 3, 2016) at the Illinois Veterans Home.

   Born February 2, 1939 in Sandborn, Indiana, Jack was the son of Chester M. and Bonnie M. Bowman Teague.  He married Karen Nelson on October 12, 1958 in Edwardsport, Indiana.  She survives.

   Mr. Teague served his country in the U. S. Navy from 1957 to 1961.

   Jack was an avid hunter and fisherman and was a fan of Nascar racing.

   In 1970, Jack began his career as a sales representative with Baxter International of St. Louis, Missouri where he worked until his retirement in 2004.  During his career, Jack earned numerous honors, awards and recognition for his salesmanship.

   Survivors include his wife of  57 years, Karen of Springfield; three sons, Mark Teague (Margaret), Rodney Teague (Toyua) and William "Scott" Teague (Tracy) all of Springfield, IL; four grandchildren, Caitlin Sporrer (Matt), Sarah Teague, Cohen Teague and Crosby Teague; a brother, Dan Teague (Emily) of Mt. Carmel, IL; a sister, Donna Hart of Wesley Chapel, FL; and many loving nieces and nephews.

   Mr. Teague was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Fred Teague.

   Arrangements for cremation are with the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home, 1435 State Street, Quincy, IL 62301.

  Private services will be held in Camp Butler National Cemetery in Springfield, Illinois.

Memorials may be made to the Springfield Chapter Alzheimer's Association, 2309 West White Oaks Drive, Suite E, Springfield, IL 62704.

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Dick & Jeannette Beeler
   Posted Fri February 05, 2016
Karen & family So sorry for your lost our prayers are with you all. Dick & Jeannette

Becky Miller
   Posted Sat February 06, 2016
Karen, Rodney, Scott and Mark,
So sorry to read of Jack's passing. I remember fondly of years gone by with your family. May your many happy memories comfort you in this difficult. Becky Miller and family

Robert Miller
   Posted Mon February 08, 2016
Mrs. Teague, Mark, Rodney and Scott,
I'm very sorry to learn of the passing of your husband and father. He was a great man. I have many wonderful memories of him along with spending time with your family. May he rest in peace.
Rob, Joan, Allison and Isabel Miller

Jim & Donna Teague
   Posted Mon February 08, 2016
Karen and family, Jim and I are so very sorry for your loss. Or thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

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