James O. Squires
Springfield – James O. “Jim” Squires 55 of Springfield, IL passed away at his home Wednesday June 22, 2016 in Springfield, IL.
Jim was born May 4, 1961 in Des Moines, IA a son to June Bucks. He attended Howe Military School in Howe, IN and was an avid Chicago White Sox and Chicago Bears fan and enjoyed fishing, golfing, being grandpa “papa Jim” and loved pens. Jim worked as a food production manager at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL.
Surviving Jim is his daughters, Joie M. Squires of Thayer, IL and Jessica L. (Brandon) Leonard of Middletown, IL, 3 grandchildren, Jayleigh, Bryan and Greyson, two brothers, Robert (Donna) Squires and Thomas Squires both of Springfield, IL and several nieces and nephews. Preceding in death was Jim’s mother.
Visitation will be from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Saturday June 25, 2016 at the Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home, Virden, IL with services at 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Rev. John Huxtable officiating. Following services cremation rites will be accorded with burial of ashes at a later date. Memorials may be made to HSHS St. John’s Hospital NICU Department Springfield, IL. Please visit calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.com to leave a comment for the family.