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Donald Likes

February 22, 1937 ~ June 30, 2018 (age 81)

Donald Likes, 81, of the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, formerly of Camp Point, died Saturday, June 30, 2018, at the home.

Born February 22, 1937, in Benville, Donald was a son of Everette Lozelle and Marjorie Likes. He married Sharon Lane on November 24, 1958, in Mt. Sterling. She survives.
Donald worked as a farmer and served as the Camp Point Township road commissioner for many years. He served his country in the U.S. Army. Donald was a member of the Camp Point First Christian Church.
Survivors in addition to his wife are his son, Jeff Likes, Camp Point; his daughter, Kathy Melvin (Todd), Queen Creek, AZ.; four grandchildren, Zoe and Zane Melvin, Queen Creek, AZ., and Lydia and Jeremy Likes, Camp Point; his brother, Forrest "Butch" Likes (Carol), Camp Point; a sister in law, Karen Likes, Camp Point; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his twin brother, Ronald Likes.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday morning at 11:00 a.m. at the Camp Point First Christian Church by Pastor Richard Fordyce. Burial with military honors will follow at Evergreen Cemetery, Camp Point.
Visitation will be held Thursday morning from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the Camp Point First Christian Church. 
Memorial contributions may be made to Camp Point First Christian Church or Illinois Veterans Home, Fifer Hall.
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