Samuel A. April

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Samuel A. “Sam” April, 42, of Fairbury, passed away at 10:58 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.
A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.
Duffy-Baier-Snedecor Funeral Home, Pontiac, has charge of arrangements.
Sam was born May 21, 1975, in Chicago Heights to Samuel A. and Cheryl (Hurd) April. Cheryl survives in Kankakee. He married Jackie Lynn Koenig on Nov. 20, 2004. She survives in Fairbury.
Also surviving are his children, Penny L. (Anthony Johnson Sr.) Shover of Herscher, Christina M. (Jessie Forde) Shover of Fairbury, Lisa M. (Jordan Johnson Sr.) Shover of Buckingham; a sister, Jennifer April of Kankakee; and grandchildren, Angelique, Gabriel, Jordan Jr., Jeremiah, Anthony Jr. and Jaymison.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Sam attended grade school in Momence and graduated from Kankakee High School. He worked as a machine operator at Tolls Packaging Group in Gibson City. He was Catholic by faith.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be left at www.duffyfuneralhome.com.

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