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Richard T. Moehring, Jr.

8/28/1955 - 7/10/2018

TREMONT ~ Richard T. Moehring, Jr., of Tremont, passed away at 5:10 p.m. Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Born August 28, 1955 in Pekin to Richard T. and Viola (Porth) Moehring, Sr., he married Chong Suk Choi on February 27, 2009 in Pekin.  She survives.

Also surviving are two step-daughters, Christina (Patrick) Kinney of North Pekin and Sandra (Justin) Aronholt of Germantown Hills; one step-son, Taewook Reis of Chicago; nine grandchildren; one brother, Kevin (Patrice) Moehring of O’Fallon, Missouri; and two sisters, Vicky (Jerry) Maddox and Caryl Moehring, both of Pekin.

He was preceded in death by his father.

He attended Northwoods Community Church in Peoria.

He had worked for Caterpillar, Inc. as an electrician for over forty years.

Richard was a glass collector.  He was an avid Chicago Cubs fan and loved playing softball.

His memorial visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.  Inurnment of cremated remains will be at Prairie Haven Cemetery in Pekin at a later date. 

Memorial contributions may be given to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Midwest Affiliate at 530 NE Glen Oak Dr. Peoria, IL 61614.

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