Daniel L. Steach
AVON-Daniel L. Steach, 74, Avon, died Thursday, May 21, 2009, at the Cottage Hospital, Galesburg.
He was born in 1934 in Abingdon, the son of James and Freda Steach. He married Marna Allison, July 30, 1955 in Hernando, Mississippi. She survives.
Other survivors include two sons, Mike (Teresa) Steach and Sam (Heidi) Steach, both of Bloomington; two daughters, Marnie (Brent) Dugan, Avon, and Allison (John B.) Alden; 11 grandchildren; two sisters, Carol (Dale) Little and Dixie (Gary) Ray, Abingdon.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Gene.
He lived in the Abingdon-Avon area all of his life.He worked at Gales for 20 years and was a teacher and coach at the Spoon River Valley School District for 23 years.
He enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing and watching the Cardinals play ball.
Corman Memorial Home, Avon, was in charge of arrangements.