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Aaron Agee

9/27/1976 - 2/7/2019

PEKIN ~ Aaron Byron James Agee, 42, of Pekin, passed away at 11:22 a.m. Thursday, February 7, 2019 at his home.

He was born September 27, 1976 in Peoria to Jerry Payne and Linda Jane (Benefield) Agee.

Surviving are his parents, Jerry and Linda Agee of Pekin; one son, Lance (Damia Crocker) Agee of Mapleton; one sister, Maryann Foust of Pekin; grandmother, Sue Agee of Sunnyland; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.  He also leaves behind numerous friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Floyd and Ruby Benefield, William Agee; brother-in-law, B.J. Foust, Jr.; and cousins, Bill, Rita, Kelly, and Clifford.

He was a 1995 graduate of Pekin Community High School.

Aaron owned and operated AG’s Custom Guitar Shop.  He also was a certified welder.

He attended New Life Fellowship in Pekin.

Aaron enjoyed playing and working on guitars, and working on his Harley-Davidson motorcycle.  He was a talented artist and enjoyed drawing.  He loved being with his family, dogs and friends.

His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday, February 15, 2019 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.  Pastor Mark Utech will officiate.  Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday and also from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, both at the funeral home.  Burial will be at Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be made to New Life Fellowship, 1010 Derby Street, Pekin, IL 61554.

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