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GLASFORD ~ Michael J. Gollon, 54, of Glasford, passed away at 6:35 p.m. Saturday, July 1, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family.

He was born January 24, 1963 in Peoria to John and Pat (Martin) Gollon.

Surviving are his parents of Glasford; one brother, Jeff (Cheryl) Gollon of East Moline; one sister, Kelli Geier of Glasford; two nephews, Cody (Erin) Geier of Morton and Kyle Gollon of East Moline; one niece, Kaitlin Gollon of Moline; a great niece and nephew, Ellie and Auggie of Morton.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents.

Mike worked as a commercial roofer for over 20 years, the last 10 years with Kreiling Roofing in Peoria.

Mike was an avid deer hunter and enjoyed hunting with his brother and nephews.  He also loved watching his niece and nephews in all their sports and activities.

He was a member of Glasford Baptist Church.

His funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 6, 2017 at Glasford Baptist Church.  Pastor Wayne Yeager will officiate.  Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday evening at the church.  Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery in Glasford.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be made to Glasford Baptist Church, P.O. Box 26, Glasford, IL 61533 or to American Cancer Society, 4234 North Knoxville Avenue, Peoria, IL 61614.

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