Memorial for John Hughes ’68
DECATUR -- John Carl Hughes, 70, of Decatur, passed away Saturday, August 12, 2017, in his home.
John was born December 7, 1946, in Decatur, to Jacob Carl and Elizabeth Jane (Stringer) Hughes. He worked at ADM for many years. After retirement, he loved working for the Decatur Park District He married Constance M. Overocker on May 10, 1997, in Decatur. She passed away October 8, 2009.
John loved riding his motorcycle and watching motorcycle races, traveling, golfing, camping, fishing, but most of all, he loved spending time with his granddaughters and nieces. He was also an avid Chicago Cubs fan.
He is survived by his brother, Ronnie (Tina) Hughes of Mt. Zion, IL; step-son, Joe (Amber) Hunolt of Radcliff, KY; two granddaughters, Kaidy and Julia Hunolt; and two nieces, Rachelle and Elizabeth "Lizzy" Hughes.