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D.J. Thome

March 5th, 1978 – February 6th, 2020

D.J. Thome, 41, of Ipava, IL, passed away at 9:38 pm on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL. He was born on March 5, 1978 in Canton, IL, the son of David and Jo (Cook) Thome. D.J. married Tracy Egleton on July 29, 2006 in Astoria, IL. She survives.

Also surviving are his 3 sons, Brycen Dean, Payton Thome, Talen Thome all of Ipava, mother, Jo Thome of Ipava, IL, father, David (and Donna) Thome of Bluffton, SC, 2 sisters, Melissa Lannery and Bobbi Watkins of Ipava, half-brother, Todd Thome of Pekin, IL,
half-sister, Tracy Phillips of Grove City, OH and several nieces and nephews.

He is preceded by his grandparents, Bev and Don Fawcett, Nolan Daily and Mildred Daily

D.J. was an auto salesman for Davis Buck GMC Canton, Hossler Auto Plaza, O’Brian Auto Group and Gentry’s in Macomb, IL. He was always a member of Laborer’s Union #231 in Pekin. He last worked for Verizon in Havana, IL.

D.J. was a volunteer fireman and EMT for the Ipava Fire and Rescue Squad. He loved coaching his kid’s biddy ball, football and baseball teams. He also enjoyed hunting, going to concerts and going to Florida.

Services will be held at 11 am on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria. Pastor Doug Krukewitt of officiating. A visitation will be held from 5 to 7 pm on Tuesday, February 11, 2020. Interment will be in the Ipava Cemetery. Memorials may be made to his son’s education fund or the Ipava Fire and Rescue Squad.

Condolences


February 8th, 2020

You all will be in our thoughts and prayers.
Robert and Susan Cameron

February 8th, 2020

So very sorry for the family's loss, thoughts are with all. Marsha Thomas

February 8th, 2020

So very sorry for your loss. Prays are with you
Evonne and family

February 8th, 2020

Prayers and love to you all during this difficult time. DJ was a few years younger than me but was always a great guy. I hadn't seen him in years but always considered him a friend.

February 8th, 2020

So very sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with your family. Heather Worthington-Asher

February 8th, 2020

You are in my thoughts & prayers. So very sorry for your loss.
Jody Trone

February 8th, 2020

Soo sorry for your loss. My prayers are with your family.
Mary Bruketta-Waller

February 8th, 2020

Tracy and family I am so sorry for your loss your family will be in our prayers

February 8th, 2020

So very sorry for your great loss!! Love, hugs and prayers to you all!! ❤ 🙏 from Bill & Rosie Brockley & family

February 8th, 2020

I would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family. Sending prayers for healing during this time of sorrow.
Marty and Wendy Danner

February 8th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. My Thoughts & Prayers are with you and your family. Ellen Hammond

February 8th, 2020

He will be greatly missed.
Shaunea Nichols

February 8th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Karen Lamm and Josh Statler

February 8th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. {{{hugs}}} Jodie & Robbin Kost

February 8th, 2020

Our thoughts & prayers are with you & the family. The Bransons

February 8th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Mike and Linda Blemler

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Thinking of all of you! The Heller Family

February 9th, 2020

We are so very sorry for your loss. Our deepest condolences to his immediate family and Uncle David & Donna, Jo, and all of his siblings. Julie (Murray) & Todd Steinfeldt and Family

February 9th, 2020

Many condolences to you and your families. Prayers for comfort to be sent your way.
From the Smith’s
Jeffrey L Smith

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Hugs & prayers to all of you. Mark & Mary S Clayton

February 9th, 2020

Tracy and boys you are in my thoughts and prayers, as is DJ’s family.

February 9th, 2020

Donna Horwedel

February 9th, 2020

So very sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for all of you! Ruth Huber

February 9th, 2020

So sorry to hear this. Prayers and comfort for your family.

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss we grew up together we have many great memories he will always be in my thoughts. My condolences he will be missed.

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Mark and Cyndy Waller

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. We went to school together and I know he will be missed.

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Nancy Carithers

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Steve and Sharon musson

February 9th, 2020

We were sad to hear about your families loss. Please accept our condolences. We are send up prayers for you and your family. Steve and Alicia Rogers

February 9th, 2020

So very sorry for your loss.Hugs and prayers.Randy and Brenda Vaughn

February 9th, 2020

So very sorry for your loss thoughts and prayers with you all
Hiemi Elson

February 9th, 2020

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time. Brad and Ronda Kluthe

February 9th, 2020

We are so sorry for your loss. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Greg, Shelley and Kreedan Abernathy

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss of D.J.! Our Thoughts and Prayers for All of Your Family at this “Sad Time”in your lives!! 🙏🙏. Mike and Peg Davis

February 9th, 2020

I’m so sorry for your loss Tracy and boys. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Amy Shaw & Family.

February 9th, 2020

We are sorry for your loss. We pray for comfort and strength during this difficult time. Bob and Melba Baker

February 9th, 2020

Gone at such a young age. We were sad to hear this news. Charlie and Mary Palmer

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Judy Cleavinger

February 9th, 2020

Very sorry for your loss. John & Kathy Marshall

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Rosemary Frank

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Alan and Georgiana Clemens

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Alan and Georgiana Clemens

February 9th, 2020

My sincere heartfelt condolences to all the family.Keeping you all in my thoughts & prayers. Rhonda Kendrick

February 9th, 2020

So sorry, Linda Derry and Family

February 9th, 2020

I lift up prayers to all the family at this difficult time.

February 9th, 2020

prayers of healing for all family members. DJ is already healed by the grace of our savior jesus christ. marty frier

February 9th, 2020

We are so very sorry to learn of DJ's passing. Our deepest sympathy to everyone. Lorenda (Schnarr)& Alvin Spilker.

February 9th, 2020

Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you---The families of MaryLou--Kirk-John and Wayne Belless

February 9th, 2020

Love and prayers to all---Marilyn Madson

February 9th, 2020

I’m so sorry Tracy. Prayers for you and your boys.

February 9th, 2020

So sad & sorry for your loss. - Caryl Lasswell

February 9th, 2020

We are so very sorry for your loss. Prayers are sent to your entire family.
Mike and Pam France

February 9th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Penny Collins and Brandon Brown

February 10th, 2020

So very sad and so sorry for your loss. Rick Harris

February 10th, 2020

So very sorry for your loss. Our sincere sympathy to your family. Ron and Jody Robertson

February 10th, 2020

So very sorry for your loss. Thinking of all of you.
Mike and Marla Rumler and family.
Marlyn Jones

February 10th, 2020

so sorry about your loss. your families are in our prayers

February 10th, 2020

So sorry for your loss your family is in our prayers David an Juanita Hammack

February 10th, 2020

So sorry for your loss.

February 10th, 2020

We are so sorry for the loss of DJ. Lifting prayers for your entire family, Rick and Kathy Heller

February 10th, 2020

Dj is at peace now the healing process starts now for you and your family

February 11th, 2020

My heart hurts for all of you! RIP D.J.!! Jim and Robyn Dutton

February 11th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for all PATRICIA Kaup

February 11th, 2020

Thinking of your family during this hard time. Alison Price Gold

February 11th, 2020

Tracy so very sorry to hear of your loss,prayers to you and your boys, Lori Bennett

February 11th, 2020

So very sorry for your loss. Your all in our thoughts and prayers

February 11th, 2020

So very sorry for your loss. The family is in our thoughts and prayers. Our prayer, may God give you peace and comfort during this difficult time and the many day ahead. Mike and Donna Shirley

February 11th, 2020

So sorry for your family's loss. Roberta Oest

February 11th, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Thinking of your family. The Glen Strange Family

February 11th, 2020

Sorry for your family's loss James Hart

February 12th, 2020

I am so so sorry for your loss. I knew DJ when he worked for Elbe's. I worked at a local bank in Macomb at the time and I swear he could sell anything 😊. Enjoyed our chats. Prayers for comfort during this difficult time. Christy Foster

February 12th, 2020

Condolences to Jo and all the family at the passing of DJ.Sincerest thoughts and prayers at this sad time. Mary (Schnarr) Woodruff and fZmilues.

February 13th, 2020

We are so sorry to hear about DJ. Prayers and hugs. Kent and Barb

February 15th, 2020

Tracy so sorry for your loss prayers for you and your boys