Roy Dale Oller, 82, of Taylorville, IL died at 6:34 am Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at his residence.
He was born October 3, 1931 in Taylorville, the son of Dwight Frazer and Nellie Jane Norris Oller. On May 8, 1955 he married Doris Jean Friedrich at the First Baptist Church in Taylorville. Mr. Oller was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Taylorville and retired from Borg-Warner in Decatur. He was an Army Veteran of the Korean War and was a member of V.F.W. Post 4495. Roy loved his family and was an adoring Grandfather who enjoyed watching the St. Louis Cardinals, Illini Basketball, and playing Pinochle.
Surviving are his wife: Doris Oller of Taylorville; Children: Karen Fishel of Taylorville; Susan Hayes and husband David of Taylorville and David Oller and wife Jamie of Kincaid; Grandchildren: Heather Overstreet and husband Nick, Lindsay Barlow and husband Leroy, and Christina Hayes all of Taylorville, Megan Oller of Collinsville, and Hailey Oller of Kincaid; Great Granddaughter: Amelia Overstreet of Taylorville. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, James Oller.
Memorial Services will be held at 6:00 pm Friday, August 8 at McClure Funeral Home with Pastor Becky Lembke officiating. Military Honors will be conducted by V.F.W. Post 4495, American Legion Post 73, and AmVets Post 29. Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm at the Funeral Home on Friday.
Memorials may be made to: First United Methodist Church, 201 S. Walnut, Taylorville, IL 62568 or Memorial Hospice, 100 West Franklin, Taylorville, IL 62568.
Memories of Roy or condolences to the family may be sent online at www.mcclurefuneralhome.com.