William H. “Bill” Paddock
Birth Date: April 4, 1969
Death Date: March 10, 2017
William H. Paddock, 47, of Decatur passed away on Friday, March 10, 2017 in Barnes Jewish Hospital surrounded by his family. He was greatly loved and will be truly missed.
Bill was born April 4, 1969 in Kalamazoo, MI the son of Faye “Lori” Paddock Copas and Samuel Copas became his father. He met Lori A. Morey January 14, 2007 and they spent 10 wonderful years together.
Bill loved to bowl, go junking, woodwork and spend time with his companion, children, and grandchildren.
He is survived by his fiancÃ©, Lori; his three children and three step-children, Brittney Paddock (Brandon Crawford)of Decatur; Amber Paddock (John Douglas) of Decatur; Rodney Paddock (Lauren Barton) of Decatur; Jade Morey of Decatur; Jack Morey of Decatur; AJ Morey (Michelle) of Minnesota; father, Samuel Copas of Decatur; 11 grandchildren, Makenna, Brylyn, Kiera, Kylee, Jayden, Reagan, William, Dominik, Kamryn, Harper, Kolton, and one on the way; and one brother Justin Copas and many foster brothers and sisters.
He was preceded in death by his mother.
Funeral service to celebrate Bill’s life will be 11 AM Wednesday, March 15, 2017 in Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home. Visitation will be 10-11 AM Wednesday in the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to American Heart Association.
The family of William H. Paddock is being served by Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home, 2091 N. Oakland Avenue, Decatur, IL 62526. Send condolences to the family at www.gracelandfairlawn.com.
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