OBITUARY

Stacy Lee "Stace" Cameron

November 16, 1952January 20, 2021

Stacy Lee (Stace) Cameron, 68, died at his home at 10pm Wednesday, after a short battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife, Terri Porter Cameron; daughter, Caitlin (Brendan) Reichert; granddaughter, Cameron Grace Reichert; goddaughter, Katharine (Daniel) Ellis; sister, Lynne Cameron; and a loving extended family. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Luella Muegge Cameron; a brother, Christopher; and sister, Sherry.

Stace was born in Quincy November 16, 1952. He married Terri Porter on April 14, 1979 in Alton, IL. He lived in Springfield most of his life, attending Trinity Lutheran School and Springfield High School. He graduated from Purdue University with a degree in Math. After 32 years at SIU School of Medicine, he retired as the Director of Administrative Computing in 2010.

Stace was an Elder at Trinity Lutheran Church for over 30 years, as well as serving as the church’s network administrator and webmaster for 15 years. He loved to travel, and enjoyed several family trips each year, visiting an air museum whenever possible. He added great memories to these trips by photobombing at every opportunity.

His greatest love was his family, and he was a devoted husband, father and grandfather who never tired of playing Prince to his two favorite princesses. Since we couldn’t travel this past summer, Stace spent many hours making memories playing in Cameron Grace’s castle and swinging her on her swing. They loved snuggling and reading together, and she could always bring a smile to his face, even when he was tired and weak.

Arrangements are under the direction of Bisch and Son Funeral Home, Springfield. A memorial service will be held in April.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Lutheran School.

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Melaney Hughes

January 25, 2021

Terri, my thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. I was so saddened to hear of Stace's passing.

Max Hammer

January 24, 2021

Teri,
I am so sorry for your loss. Obviously, I was not aware of the circumstances but can imagine that the past several months have been very difficult for you. I remember so well when we were all a lot younger and you and Stacy were just starting your life together. God Bless Stacy, and may God Bless you. You have my deepest condolences. Your friend,
Max Hammer

Randy Trees

January 23, 2021

Our prayers are with your family old friend. Our years all the way through Trinity and years of SHS. May God bless your soul and peace be with your family.

Becki Esselman

January 23, 2021

My thoughts and prayers are with you! I remember how he shoveled my driveway. Blessings to you!

Ed Adams

January 23, 2021

Terri, so sorry to read of Stace's passing. He was one of the smartest people it was my pleasure to know. Many pleasant memories of my years at SIU with both you and him. My prayers and thoughts are with you and Caitlin.

Debra Leung

January 22, 2021

This is a loving tribute for a lovely man. It captures and honors his life as husband, father, grandfather and friend. God bless you all.

Sandy Walters

January 22, 2021

So very sorry to hear this. Hugs, love, and prayers to you and the family. May you find comfort in the Lord's hands and in all of the precious memories you have shared. Stace was such a gentle soul and one of the good ones!!

Chris Hobrock

January 22, 2021

Terri, so sorry to hear this news. My thoughts & prayers are with you and your family. Keep all your memories close at heart; they will help you forever after. RIP, Stace 🙏

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