Erick L. Chop English, 64, of Westville, passed away at 7:19am, Wednesday, September 6, 2017, at his home. He was born on November 3, 1952, in Danville the son of Walter and Shirley English. He was united in marriage to Crystal Cox on June 6, 1987, in Danville, IL. After 31 years of marriage, Crystal has a lost a part of herself and will miss him beyond words.
He will also be missed by: his sons, Justin (Kristen) English of Edmond, OK & Johnny (Jenna Brennan) English of Westville; his daughter, Ashley (Michael Acord) English of Westville; his grandchildren, Brooklynn, Addison, Avery, Audrey, Cash, & Annalynn; his sisters, Deborah (Larry) Wickens of Dana, IN, Sue (John Goodwin) English of Covington, IN, & Beth (Jim) Wheat of Aurora, IN.
Erick retired from Sygma in Danville in 2012. He worked as a pool technician all his life and continued until his illness. He was a member of the Illiana Antique Auto Club and enjoyed classic cars, especially Corvettes. He liked camping, cooking, & going on Road Cruises. Above all else, Erick loved his family and cherished the time he spent with them. He will be remembered by all who loved him.
A celebration of Ericks life will be held at 2:00pm, Sunday, September 10, 2017, at Sunset-Urbas Funeral Chapel, 414 S. State St, Westville, with Pastor Scott McCurdy officiating. Visitation will be held 12:00pm to 2:00pm Sunday prior to his service at the funeral home. He will be laid to rest in Greenview Cemetery, Fairmount, IL. Memorial donations may be given in Ericks name to Carle Guest House, 611 W Park St, Urbana, IL 61801. The family would like to thank Dr. Andrea Brasch & Shonna Jackson for their care and dedication. Please join his family in sharing memories, photos, & videos through his Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com.
Published on September 7, 2017