Darrell D. Sage, Sr., 64 of Monmouth died at 8:20 P.M. Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at his home.
He was born March 21, 1950 in Monmouth, IL the son of Roscoe E. and Clara Mae (Stivers) Sage. He was raised and educated in Monmouth.
Darrell married Linda Murphy in Monmouth.
Darrell worked at Glasstex and later retired from Wilson Foods.
He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles in Monmouth. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, woodworking and camping.
Survivors include 2 daughters, Tina (Howard) White and Michelle Sage; 2 sons, Darrell (Martha) Sage, Jr. and Brian (Laura) Sage all of Monmouth; 11 grandchildren, Zach Steele, Lunden Steele, Courtney Pulse, Makenzie Skaggs, Tristen Skaggs, Christopher (Ashley) Sage, Helena Sage, Kya Sage, Chase Sage, Delaney Thomson and Murphy Sage; great grandchildren, Keegan Ragon, Maddox Ragon and Ella Sage; 4 brothers, Wayne D. Sage of Cameron, Charles M. Sage of Monmouth, Leslie L. Sage of Florida and Roscoe “Bud” Sage of Oklahoma; his caregiver and good friend Donald “Huntley” Hunt of Monmouth.
He was preceded in death by his parents and 2 brothers, Richard T. Sage and James D. Sage.
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, June 28, 2014 at the Big River Campgrounds in Keithsburg, IL. Cremation has been accorded. Memorials may be given to the Guardian Angels Humane Society P O Box 94, Galesburg, IL 61402. Arrangements are being handled by McGuire & Davies Funeral Home and Crematory, Monmouth. 734-6008