Benjamin E. Mansfield Sr. 55, of Casey, IL, passed away Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 2:40 a.m. at his residence in Casey. He was born January 17, 1959 in Chicago, IL. The son of Benjamin F. and Janet (Ryan) Mansfield. Mr. Mansfield was a Millwright. He will be missed by his loving family and his best friend Diesel.

He is survived by his sons: Benjamin E. (Tara) Mansfield Jr., Romie Mansfield and Tylee Mansfield both of Gillespie, IL; daughters: Ashley (Tony) Mansfield and Tanya (William) Mansfield both of Casey, IL, Madelyn Mansfield of Gillespie, IL; grandchildren: Shiloh Roach, Lainey Thomas and Kolin Matthews all of Casey, IL, Kailie Bradburn and Eli Bradburn both of Farmersville, IL; sister, Kim Phares of Taylorville, IL; nieces and nephews: Joe Phares, Heather Mundhenke and several others. He was preceded in passing by his parents: Benjamin F. and Janet (Ryan) Mansfield and brother, John Eldon Mansfield.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, March 4, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 Noon at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 12:00 Noon at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Jason Hoffman officiating. Burial will be at Ponting Cemetery, Stonington, IL.

Memorials may be made: To The Family, c/o Sutton Memorial Home, 327 N. Clay Street, Taylorville, IL 62568

Arrangements by Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville, IL.

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