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Michael D. "Grub" Lightbody

1/12/1978 - 4/27/2018

EDWARDS ~ Michael David “Grub” Lightbody, 40, of Edwards, passed away at 1:20 p.m. Friday April 27, 2018 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

He was born January 12, 1978 in Peoria to Ronald and Christina (Collier) Lightbody.

Surviving are his parents of Peoria; two sons, Kirkland Lightbody of Peoria and Kamron Lightbody of Ipava; one brother, Jason (Sherry) Lightbody of Loveland, Colorado; his girlfriend, Jennifer Caldwell of Edwards and her two children, KK and D2, both of Edwards.

Grub enjoyed riding motorcycles, dirt bikes and four wheelers, tinkering with cars and hot rods.  He always liked to have fun and have his friends with him.  His greatest joy though was simply helping people.

There will be a celebration of life gathering held at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 6, 2018 at Earp’s on Laramie Street in Peoria.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Creve Coeur.

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