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Nicholas Neavear

10/15/1954 - 4/8/2019

PEKIN ~ Nicholas Neavear, 64, of Pekin, passed away on Monday, April 8, 2019 at his home.

Born October 15, 1954 in Peoria to John and Shirley (Melz) Neavear, ha married LeeAnn Hamson on April 16, 1976 in Pekin.  She survives.

Also surviving is one sister, Jade W. Richardson of Pekin.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Ritchie Neavear; and one sister, Pam Schumm.

Nick had worked as a roofer for over 20 years for Kreiling Roofing.

He loved rock music and attended dozens of concerts over the years.  He was an avid fan of the St. Louis Cardinals, the Chicago White Sox.  He also enjoyed watching WWE and The Three Stooges.

Cremation rites will be accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.  There will be no services or visitation.

Memorial contributions may be given to the Tazewell Animal Protective Society at 100 Taps Ln. Pekin, IL 61554 or to Compassionate Friends at P.O. Box 3696 Oakbrook, IL 60522.

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