VIRGIL J. EMERICK
Virgil J. Emerick, 41, of Camp Point, Illinois, died at 6:47a.m. Wednesday (December 21, 2011) in his home.
Born January 8, 1970 in Quincy, Virgil was the son of Carl and Lucy Mae Coleman Emerick Sr.
Virgil enjoyed building model cars and loved listening to music. He was a people person whose humor made other people feel better.
Mr. Emerick was employed as a chef for various restaurants and country club's in the tri-state area until his retirement in 2005.
Survivors include his father, Carl Emerick Sr. of Quincy; his mother, Lucy Emerick of Quincy; two sons, Scott A. Emerick of Curryville, MO and Jacob C. L. Sutton of Perry, MO; two brothers, Carl Emerick Jr and his wife Sherrie of Quincy and Guy Emerick and his wife Joyce of Golden, IL; three sisters, Joyce Bryan and her husband Maurice of Quincy, Janet Lamond of Quincy and Laura Burton and her husband Larry of Camp Point, IL; and many loving nieces and nephews.
Mr. Emerick was preceded in death by a sister, Linda Wilson; and two brothers in law, Joseph Wilson and Samuel Burton.
Graveside services will be held Monday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. in the Coleman Cemetery near Philadelphia, Missouri with Pastor Jim Dennis officiating.
Visitation will be Monday afternoon from1:00 until 2:00 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home in Quincy.
Memorials may be made to the Virgil Emerick Memorial Fund.