Delmar Oats, 70 of Taylorville passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 10:55 a.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born on April 3, 1946 in Taylorville, IL the Son of Delmar and Mary Jean (Miller) Oats. He married Patricia Tucker on April 6, 1966 in Taylorville, IL. He worked as a laborer for local #159 in Decatur, IL.
Surviving are his Wife: Patricia Oats of Taylorville; Son: Rick Oats of Taylorville, IL; Daughters: Cynthia Penkala of Chicago, IL; Grandchildren: Nikki Stone, Patrick Penkala, Kourtneigh Oats, Kaleb Oats; Great-Grandchildren: Jayden Stone, Ryker Ryland, Jayce Felton, Riggs Felton, Colton Penkala; Brother: Dennis (Stella) Oats of Taylorville, IL; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. He was preceded in death by his Parents.
Visitation will be held on Monday, April 3, 2017 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Crossroads Apostolic Church in Taylorville. The Memorial Service will follow the visitation starting at 11:00 a.m. at Crossroads Apostolic Church in Taylorville with Pastor Jason Hoffman Officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to Crossroads Apostolic Church 212 Jaycee Dr. Taylorville, IL 62568 or to Gift of Hope 2401 Memphis Dr. Springfield, IL 62702.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.