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posted: June 30, 2014

  • by: WHPO Editor

Gregory Scott Darrough, 56, Sheldon

Gregory Scott Darrough, 56, Sheldon, passed away Thursday, June 26, 2014
He was born August 16, 1957 in Watseka, son of Charles W. and Norma (Hiltz) Darrough.

He worked as a graphic artist in Chicago for American Signwerks, and later owned and operated his own business, On Target Signs. He was a talented artist and musician, and enjoyed working and playing music at the Gallery Cabaret in the Bucktown Neighborhood of Chicago.

Survivors include his parents in Sheldon, a son; Joseph Raymond, Watseka, sister; DeAnna (Jack) Kiifner, Sheldon, a brother; Brett (Emily) Darrough, Ft. Wayne, IN, and a nephew; Max Darrough, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents.

Memorial visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until the 7:00 p.m. memorial service on Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Sheldon. Rev. Gary Milton will officiate. Burial will be at a later date in the Sheldon Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Iroquois Memorial Hospice.

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