Guy Truax

  • Born: March 14, 1969
  • Died: October 5, 2015
  • Location: Carlinville, Illinois

Lincoln Land Cremation Society

917 S. 7th Street
Springfield, IL 62703
Tel. (217) 523-4646

Tribute & Message From The Family

Guy Truax, 46, of Carlinville, formerly of Springfield, passed away at 5:36 a.m. on Monday, October 5, 2015 in Carlinville.

Guy was born March 14, 1969 in Springfield, the son of Eugene and Carol Mathies Truax.

Guy was employed by Taco Bell for 10 years and McDonalds. He enjoyed baseball and basketball, and was an excellent participant of the Special Olympics. Guy loved life, and he lived it to the fullest.

He is survived by his parents, Carol and Eugene Truax of Girard; grandmother, Julia Mathies of Girard; two brothers, Eric (wife, Tracy) of Coppell, TX and Aaron (wife, Sheila) Truax of Williamsville; one sister, Leanne (husband, Stephen) Luker of Springfield; three nieces; and four nephews.

The family will be hosting a Celebration of Life Ceremony at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at Girard United Methodist Church, 401 West Center Street, Girard with Pastor Mary Alice Cunningham officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Special Olympics Illinois, 605 East Willow St., Normal, IL 61761 or Girard Samaritan Food Pantry, P.O. Box 42, Girard, IL 62640.