Donald G. Embree

Born: Sat., May 27, 1972
Died: Thu., Aug. 22, 2019


No services to be held


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Donald Gene “Duck” Embree, age 47, of Baylis, IL passed away on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at his home.  He was born on May 27, 1972 in Pittsfield, IL to Marjorie Reeves Syrkel.  He married Jennifer Butler on November 24, 2014, and she survives.

Donnie was a mechanic who loved and took good care of his customers. He was a doting father and grandfather and loved spending as much time as possible with his family. He enjoyed going to Siloam Springs with his wife and kids. Camping, fishing and playing basketball with the kids were some of his favorite hobbies.

He is survived by his mother, Marjorie; his wife, Jennifer; his children, Donald Embree Jr., Brian Embree, and Abigail Embree, all of Baylis, IL; and stepsons, David Rudinsky and Zachary Mountain; grandson, Rhonin Karter Embree; step grandson, Ashton Rudinsky; brothers, Danny (Pam) Embree of Independence, IL, Jim (Stephanie) Embree of Perry, IL, and Ron Embree of Griggsville, IL; sisters, Daisy (Richard) Rennecker of Kinderhook, IL and Debbie (Tom Mayberry) Embree of Perry, IL.

He was preceded in death by a son, Alex Gene Embree, and his stepfather, Leonard Syrkel.

No funeral services will be held and cremation rites have been accorded. Online condolences may be left to the family at www.nieburfh.com.  Niebur Funeral Home in Pittsfield is handling the arrangements.

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lee liehr
   Posted Mon August 26, 2019
MY CONDOLENCE'S, TO THE FAMILY..

Carrie Laning
   Posted Mon August 26, 2019
We are so sorry for your loss.

Ed and Deb Phillips
   Posted Mon August 26, 2019
So very sorry to hear about his passing.

Rich&Trish Walsh
   Posted Mon August 26, 2019
We are so sorry and keeping all the family in our Prayers!

Bob and Rita Dixon
   Posted Mon August 26, 2019
So sorry for your loss Donnie was a wonderful man always had a smile on his face and a twinkle in his eyes, he will be missed.

Delia n Bryson Allen
   Posted Thu August 29, 2019
So sorry for your loss!

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