Roy Lung

Roy LungRoy E. “Bud” Lung, 87, of Canton died at 9 a.m. May 21, 2018, at the Elms in Macomb.

He was born Aug. 3, 1930, in Roseville, Warren County, the son of Lloyd L. and Cloah P. Lickey Lung. He married Darlene Cook on April 8, 1959, in Brooklyn. She preceded him in death on Jan. 23, 2018.

He also was preceded in death by one nephew, Phillip Caldwell.

Surviving are four sisters, Edna (and Robert) Peterson and Helen Caldwell Koester, both of Macomb, Emmie Vawter of Industry and Theda Bedwell of Peoria; and several nieces and nephews.

His family moved to Schuyler County in 1944. He attended Brooklyn High School.

He served overseas in the Korean Conflict with the U.S. Army. He was employed for several years at International Harvester in Canton.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Rushville City Cemetery with military rites by Illinois National Guard Funeral Honors Detail and the Schuyler American Legion Post #4. There will be no visitation. Wood Funeral Home in Rushville is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to MDH Hospice.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 5/23/2018


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