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David Cremer

November 14, 1946 — October 17, 2017

David A. Cremer, 70, of Minonk, passed away at 10:24 a.m., Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at OSF St. James Hospital in Pontiac.

He was born November 14, 1946 in Streator, IL to Walter and Bernadine (Bell) Cremer. He married Diana Lee Hanson in Minonk on June 16, 1968. She passed away on July 14, 2016. He was also preceded in death by his parents.

Surviving are his two sons, Todd (Nancy) Cremer of Minonk and Troy (Deb) Cremer of Normal, IL; four grandchildren, Collin Raye Cremer, Justin David Cremer, Andrew (Audra) Noyes, Raquele Jaso and his beloved dog Buddy.

David was an Army veteran serving during the Vietnam War. He worked at several local autobody shops as an autobody repairman last working and retiring from Fender Menders in Olgelsby. He enjoyed taking road trips with his wife on his Goldwing motorcycle and spending time with his family camping and fishing.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Minonk. Pastor Ed Sinclair will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the funeral home. Cremation will be accorded.

Memorials may be made to P.A.W.S. 400 West Walnut Jacksonville, IL 62650.

Online tributes and condolences may be made at


OCT 29. 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (CDT)

Ruestman-Harris - Minonk
775 North Chestnut Street
Minonk, IL 61760

Memorial Service

OCT 29. 2:00 PM (CDT)

Ruestman-Harris - Minonk
775 North Chestnut Street
Minonk, IL 61760

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