James D. "Jim" Silman Jr., age 67, of Quincy, died Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at 8:15 am in Blessing Hospital.
Jim was born June 2, 1952 in Quincy, Illinois, the son of James D., Sr. and Anna Marvel Runquist Silman. He married Joan Reckers on October 27, 1971 in Quincy. She survives.
Jim grew up in Ewing, MO, where the family name of Silman is extremely well-known. Jim loved NASCAR, and he was a dyed in the wool Chevy man. However, family was the most important thing in Jim's life. He was of the Catholic faith.
In addition to his wife, survivors include: three children: Richard Silman of Burlington, IA; Jamie (John) Logsdon of Liberty; and Kenneth Silman of Quincy; five grandchildren: Amber Gabbert of New Britain, CT; Lucas, Andrew, and Joseph Logsdon of Liberty; and James Silman of Quincy; four siblings: Terry Zahn, Karen "Susie" (Dale) Hatfield, Randall "Joe" Silman, and David Carter Silman, all of Quincy; and numerous nieces and nephews.
James was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters: Janis Harms, Linda Beaston, and Kathy Crossett; and two nieces: Alissa Zornes and Wendy Crossett
Services: 11:00 am Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home, with Father Daren Zehnle officiating.
Visitation: 10:00 am - 11:00 am, Saturday November 23, 2019 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home
Memorials: to the family for expenses
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.
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