John L. Wey, 76, of Heyworth, Illinois, passed away at 3:14 A.M., Sunday, January 28, 2018, at his home in Heyworth, Illinois.
A Memorial Service will be held at 12:00 P.M., Saturday, February 3, 2018, at the Heyworth Christian Church with Pastor Peter Hopkins officiating. Visitation will be from 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M., Saturday, February 3, 2018, at the church.
Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, Heyworth, Illinois, is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family, c/o Suzanne Wey.
Mr. Wey was born March 9, 1941, in Bloomington, Illinois, to Pearl D. and Della M. Rafferty Wey. He married Kay Suzanne Wyatt on October 3, 1959, in Heyworth, Illinois. She survives in Heyworth, Illinois.
He is also survived by his son, John Bradley (Cynthia) Wey; daughters, Angela Sue (Jeff) Shoemaker and Stacy Jo (Danny) Williams all of Heyworth, Illinois; six grandchildren, Monica (Bill Bentley) Shoemaker of Bloomington, Illinois; Andrew Shoemaker of Bloomington, Illinois; Darcey (Tyler) Sunken of Wapella, Illinois; Lacey Wey of Heyworth, Illinois; Emma Williams of Heyworth, Illinois; and Alison Williams of Heyworth, Illinois; four great-grandchildren, Madelyn, Mila and Isabella Shoemaker and Cooper Sunken; and one brother, Don Wey of Heyworth, Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Thelma Rosendale.
John was a member of the Heyworth Christian Church and the Illinois Tractor Pulling Association.