Darrel Barringer, age 80 of Mulberry Grove, IL passed away Thursday, September 10, 2015 at St. John’s Hospital, Springfield, IL. Funeral service will be at the United Methodist Church, Mulberry Grove on Monday, September 14, 2015 at 11 am. Visitation will be at the United Methodist Church, Mulberry Grove on Sunday, September 13, 2015 with the hours of 4 to 7 pm.
Darrel was born April 28, 1935 in Nokomis, IL to Kenneth Wayne and Vera Irene (Christian) Barringer. He married Linda (Bauer) Barringer on June 2, 1957 in Nokomis, IL. He is survived by his wife, Linda; Daughters: Pam (Kevin) Bauer of Smithboro, IL, Beth (Darin) Willis of Mulberry Grove, IL, and Sons: Scott (Twyla) Barringer of Mulberry Grove, IL and Roger (Tracy) Barringer of Mulberry Grove, IL
He is also survived by his grandchildren: Ryan (April) Bauer, Dustin (Christy) Bauer, Shawn Barringer, Trent Barringer, Kenley (Joseph) Hamel, Brandon Barringer, Ashley (Ryan) Johnson, Brooke Weathers, Jessica Willis, and Jake Willis, along with great grandchildren: Ty, Brody and Logan Bauer; Addison and Sadie Bauer; Cannon and Cullen Hamel, and Ryder and Aubrey Johnson.
Darrel grew up in the Pana, IL area, graduating from Pana High School in 1953. He met his wife, Linda, at the local skating rink in Nokomis, IL. They later married and settled in Mulberry Grove where they raised their family. Darrel served in the Army Reserves and was a farmer by trade, an avid golfer, a calf and team roper, and a bowler. He loved sports and hated to lose no matter what the sport. He played the best he could, always.
Memorial Contributions are suggested to the United Methodist Church, Mulberry Grove.
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118 E College Ave
Greenville, IL 62246