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Edward Michael Gillen II

Edward Michael Gillen II, 43 of Taylorville passed away on Saturday, January 29, 2022 at 8:50 a.m. at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, IL. He was born on July 1, 1978 in Taylorville, IL, the son of Edward Michael Gillen and Faye Hoy. Edward was a mechanic for Rt. 29 Kustoms and in his spare time, he loved riding his motorcycle and spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his Daughters: Alex Bogusz of Riverton, IL; Hailee Belsher of Morrisonville, IL, Kadance Gillen of Taylorville, IL, Addyson Gillen of Taylorville, IL, Son: Tyler Durbin of Taylorville, IL, Mother Faye Halford of Taylorville, IL Survived by Companion: Teresa Wiseman of Taylorville, IL, Brother: Tim Ashby of Springfield, IL,Sister-in-Law: Stephanie Ashby of Taylorville, IL, several nieces, nephews and cousins

He was preceded in death by his grandparents; Edward and Anna Gillen, Helen Miller, Son; Michael Gillen and his brother: David Ashby.

Edward will be cremated and the family will have a get together for him at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the family C/O Sutton Memorial Home 327 N. Clay Taylorville, IL 62568

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A candle was lit in memory of Edward Gillen II

Rusty and Mandi Smith Feb 8 2022 8:32 AM

Rest easy my friend.

Kevin Johnson Feb 5 2022 5:28 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edward Gillen II

Mary McLean Feb 3 2022 11:39 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edward Gillen II

Angela Hayes Feb 2 2022 9:20 PM

Deepest sympathy to Teresa, Faye and all of Eddie's family for your loss. May you all find peace.

Bill Ettinger Feb 2 2022 6:46 PM

Rest peacefully Eddie. There's no limits where your at now. Ride fast, ride long, and enjoy your ride.

Charles " Shorty " Thompson Feb 2 2022 6:14 PM

Faye, so sorry for your loss. Condolences to the family and prayers for you.

Joann Patino Feb 2 2022 3:46 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edward Gillen II

Brenda Campbell Feb 2 2022 2:55 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Edward Gillen II

Robin Moomey Feb 2 2022 3:22 AM

Will always remember the fun times we had with cars keep those tires spinning in heaven rip you will be missed greatly

John Reece Feb 1 2022 11:32 PM

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