Charles R. Savage, 76, of Taylorville, IL died at 11:21 pm Thursday, May 16, 2013 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.

He was born June 18, 1936 in Quincy, IL the son of Charles and June Twaddle Savage.  He was a retired over the road truck driver. He was a Marine Veteran of the Korean War.

Surviving are his children: David Royal Savage and wife Janis, Miriam C. Hood and Don Bolton of Vermont, IL, Kristina Palmer and husband Randy of Rushville, IL and Camilla Fowler and husband Rick of Littleton, IL. Faithful companion: “Cricket.” There are 11 Grandchildren and 10 Great Grandchildren.  One Brother, Donald Savage and wife Jane of Kewanee survives as well as Nieces and Nephews and Great Nieces and Great Nephews.

There will be no services or visitation.

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