Douglas Kohl, 63 of Taylorville passed away Monday, July 6, 2015 at his home. He was born on September 25, 1951 in Taylorville; the son of Orville and Mildred (Bartling) Kohl. He married Mary Royer on December 21, 1974 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Taylorville, IL. He was a farmer for 28 years and then worked for IDOT for 8 years. Doug was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Taylorville, Taylorville Fire Protection District and VFW Post #4495.
He is survived by his Wife, Mary; Sons, O.J. (Julie) Kohl and Doc (Katie) Kohl both of Taylorville, IL; Grandchildren, Jarrett, Caroline, and Josie Kohl all of Taylorville; Sister, Carolyn Busby of Peoria, IL; Mother-in-Law, Maxine Royer of Taylorville, IL; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. He was preceded in death by his Parents, Grandson, John Alan Kohl; Sisters Marcia Litz and Bette Tumiati; Brother, Norman Kohl.
Visitation will be from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2015 at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville, IL. Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 10, 2015 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Taylorville with Pastor Rodney Blomquist officiating. Burial will be in Edinburg Cemetery, Edinburg, IL with graveside military honors.
Memorials may be made to: Trinity Lutheran Church Building Fund 1010 N. Webster St. Taylorville, IL 62568.
Arrangements by Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville, Illinois
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