Steve Spanhook, 68, of Lincoln, IL formerly of Arcola, IL passed away at 11:56 AM on Tuesday, November 1, 2022 at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, November 7, 2022 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. Burial will be in the Arcola Cemetery. The Edwards Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.
Steve was born on October 21, 1954 in Tuscola, IL. He was a son of Maurice and Louise Loretta (Reimer) Spanhook.
He is survived by two children, Jason Spanhook and his wife Christine of Dunlap, IL and Erika Garlisch of Urbana, IL, two granddaughters, Ellie and Emmalyn Spanhook, two siblings, Tim Spanhook of Bradenton, FL, and Denise Spanhook of Norman, OK.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Steve had worked as an Emergency Vet Tech in Libertyville, IL and in Lincoln Park, IL for several years. He retired when he moved to Lincoln, IL.
He enjoyed being with his dog Izzie, reading, gardening, studying language and he was good at speaking Spanish, German and Russian.
Memorials may be made to the Champaign County Humane Society.