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Byron Douglas Schilling

April 14, 1942 February 12, 2021
Byron Douglas Schilling
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Byron Douglas Schilling born April 14th 1942 passed away peacefully on Friday February 12th 2021 at the OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home. He was 78 years old.

Originally from Minneapolis/St Paul he relocated to Peoria in the late 1960’s. He worked and ultimately retired from Caterpillar after 40+ years.

He was a lover of music and nostalgic movies, and he often entertained family, friends and coworkers with his music/movies/trivia.

He is survived in death by his three daughters, Patricia Wheat, Jessica Jones, and Anna Parks, as well as 5 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

A private celebration of life will be held when it is safe for family and friends to gather.

Donations in the memory of Byron can be made to the OSF Richard L. Owens hospice home.

The Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Co. Pekin/Peoria is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at
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