Minonk-Timothy L. Hovey, 53, of Minonk, passed away at
11:08 p.m. on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at his
He was born on September 2, 1959 in Streator, IL., to Gary
and Connie (Peters) Hovey. He married Melissa A. Hill on December
3, 1978 in Minonk. She survives.
Surviving is his wife, Melissa of
Minonk; one son, Matthew (Reeni Rodriguez) Hovey of Henry, IL; one
daughter, Rachel Hovey and two brothers, Gary (Sis) Hovey, Terry
(Jan) Hovey all of Minonk; two sisters, Kim (Dan) Krischel of
Rutland, IL; Chris Munson of Spring Hill, FL; two granddaughters,
Kyleigh and Torgun Hovey.
He was preceded in death by his
parents and one daughter, Mindy Ann.
Tim was previously employed by the
City of Minonk and American Buildings Company in El Paso.
He was a charter member of North
American Fishing Club.
Tim was loved by his family, had a
great sense of humor and was adored by his granddaughters. He
enjoyed his time working for the City of Minonk.
Funeral services will be held at 11
a.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013 at Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in
Minonk with Rev. Dr. Tim Smith officiating. Visitation will be from
4-8 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2013 at the funeral home. Inurnment will
be at Centennial Cemetery in Secor.
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to the Shriners Children's Burn Hospital. Online condolences may be
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