OBITUARY

Charles W. "Bill" Mayfield

August 11, 1923May 11, 2014
Play Tribute Movie

Charles W. “Bill” Mayfield, 90, of Springfield, passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at Lewis Memorial Christian Village.

He was born on Aug. 11, 1923 in Danville, IL, the son of the late Charles Wilbur and Marie (Young) Mayfield. He married Alice Bennett in 1948 in Danville, IL and she preceded him in death in 1994.

Bill served in the U.S. Army during the WWII era, attaining the rank of 1st Lieutenant in the 63rd Infantry Division. He retired from Osco Drug as a District Manager.

He is survived by 4 children, Vicki (husband Robert Bianchi) Mayfield of Chicago, IL, Terry (wife Susan) Mayfield of Lincolnshire, IL, Connie (husband Bruce Meyer) Mayfield of Chisago City, MN, and Mark (partner Jay Phelps) Mayfield of Nashville, TN; a grandson David (wife Lisa) Mayfield of Seattle, WA, a sister Marilyn Greear of Missouri, and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.

Besides his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by a sister Margaret Rohrer.

Services are under the direction of Bisch Funeral Home West, 2931 S. Koke Mill Rd., Springfield where visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 14, from 10 to 11:30 am. A private interment at Oak Ridge Cemetery will be held.

Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Please visit the online “Life Remembered Story” at www.bischfuneralhomewest.com where tributes and condolences may be left for the family.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, May 14, 2014
REMEMBERING

Charles W. "Bill" Mayfield

have a memory or condolence to add?

ADD A MEMORY

receive updates when new memories are posted

RECEIVE UPDATES
Marilyn Greear

June 7, 2014

We will all miss "Bill"--from his sister Marilyn

May 14, 2014

As a family, our sincere condolences to your family. "Mr. Bill", as he was known to our family, was a neighbor for 20 years. He was a good man and a very special friend who will be remembered always.
With Sympathy,
The Ori Family

Mary McMenimen Morris

May 14, 2014

To Mr.Mayfield's family, My thoughts and prayers to you. I remember him very well, My father Ken "Mac" McMenimen was an Osco Manager in Galesburg, and always spoke highly of your father. God Bless

May 14, 2014

Connie...a big hug from Alice and the rest of Cedar Beach...know we are with you all in thoughts and prayers !! Love you much...

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY