William E. Modglin
April 20, 1945 - April 14, 2019

William E. Modglin

William E. Modglin
Apr 20, 1945 - Apr 14, 2019

William E. Modglin
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William Modglin
Peoria - William Modglin, 73, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at Unity Point Proctor Hospital in Peoria.
He was born April 20, 1945 in Golconda, Illinois to Abraham and Fredonia (Brennen) Modglin. They preceded him in death.
He married Nancy K. Miller on January 31, 1965 in Peoria. She survives.
Also surviving are two children, Brent Modglin of Peoria, Tracy Modglin of Norris, five brothers, James, Bob, Rich, Scott and Doug Modglin and three sisters, Dianne Plants, Brenda White and Susie Gaal.
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Audrey Shaw.
He worked for Brewers Distributing in Peoria and was a member of the Teamsters Union Local #627 for 33 ½ years retiring in 1998. He was a member of the Bartonville Baptist Church.
Per his wishes cremation rites have been accorded and a celebration of his life will be on Sunday, April 28th from 1 until 3 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Peoria, 1 Elks Dr., Peoria, IL 61604
Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warriors.
Oaks-Hines Funeral Home and Crematory have been entrusted with arrangements.
To leave online condolences please visit

Larry and Char Chatman on Apr 23, 2019

We were so sorry to hear of Bill's passing, Nancy. We wish you and your family nothing but the best in the coming years without him. Our thoughts are with you and your entire family....

Brenda and Bernie Lee on Apr 20, 2019

Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to Nancy, Brent, Tracy and the entire Modglin family. Bill was a lifelong friend and we will really miss him. God Bless the Modglin family. May his Soul Rest In Peace.

Terry & Jan Ghidina on Apr 19, 2019

Nancy & family, we are so sorry for your loss. We enjoyed the times we spent with Bill at the campground and his many stories of his racing adventures. Bill was a good man and will be greatly missed!

Patti Ann Rubnich on Apr 18, 2019

CandleSo sorry for your loss. He was a good man and a dear friend of our family.
Our prayers and condolences to the Modglin Family

John Lofthouse on Apr 17, 2019

Very sorry for your loss. Our condolences to the Modglin family.

Julie Hamilton on Apr 16, 2019

CandleI am so very very sorry to hear of Bill's passing, my heart goes out to Nancy and their children.

Julie Hamilton

Lisa Smalley on Apr 16, 2019

Nancy, Brent and Tracy, so sorry for your loss. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.

Connie Richmond on Apr 16, 2019

I'm so sorry to here of Bill's passing. He was always so kind as a young man. Connie Richmond

Mourina "Moe" Sweet on Apr 16, 2019

So sorry to hear of Bill's passing. Keeping his loving, happy memories close to help in your time of loss.

Janet Edmonds on Apr 16, 2019

My deepest sympathy and prayers to the family, Draw close to God and he will draw close to you in difficult times. James 4:8



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