Wayne E. Van Scyoc, 61, of rural Illinois, passed away at 10:40 A.M., Wednesday, August 15, 2018, in the Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center of Coles County, Illinois.
He was Born September 28, 1956, in Mattoon, Illinois, the son of Robert T. and Dorothy L. (Goodwin) Van Scyoc. He was a graduate of Neoga High School, and he earned his Associate Degree in College. Wayne was a member of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church of rural Neoga, and he was a member of several Motorcycle Groups. Wayne served in the United States Army serving in Germany and Korea. He married Anita Cleeton, August 3, 1980, in Neoga, Illinois and he later married Jodi Tieffel, July 2017, in Mattoon, Illinois.
Wayne leaves his wife, Jodi Van Scyoc of Toledo, IL: two daughters, LaKrisha Van Scyoc and Megan Van Scyoc and Fiancee Brad Westendorf, all of rural Neoga, Il; two sisters, Brenda (Kenny) Evrley of Pana, IL and Nancy (Ted) Nadolny of Mattoon, IL; three grandchildren, Heath, Kenly and Braylee Westendorf; several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Van Scyoc was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Adam Van Scyoc; one brother, Gerald Van Scyoc; one sister, Charlene Baker.
Memorial may be made to the family in care of LaKrisha Van Scyoc. 915 County Rd., 550 East- Neoga, IL 62447
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M., Saturday, August 18, 2018, in the Swengel-O’Dell Funeral Home of Neoga, with Brother, Randy Black, officiating. Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M., Friday, August 17, 2018, at the funeral Home. Burial will be in the Drummond Cemetery, rural Neoga, with Military Services conducted by the Votaw-Swank Post # 458.