Russell F. “Rick” Steidinger, 56, of Fairbury, died at 4:25 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.

Cremation rites have been accorded and a graveside inurnment service will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at Forrest Township Cemetery, Forrest.

Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Fairbury, has charge of arrangements.

Rick was born July 18, 1963, in Fairbury, the son of W. Gene and Alice (Nash) Steidinger. His parents; one brother, Steve Steidinger; and one son, Travis Steidinger, preceded him in death.

Survivors include his children, Kevin (Jennifer) Steidinger of Forrest, Lylee Steidinger of Strawn, Sierra Steidinger of Fairbury, Sarina Steidinger of Chenoa, Jackson Steidinger of Naples, Fla., Dalton Steidinger and Wyatt Steidinger, both of Fairbury; one sister, Vicki (Ricky) Bane of Dana; two brothers, Doug (Jeri) Steidinger of Forrest, and Vernon (Kim) Steidinger of Lexington; and five grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the family of Russell “Rick” Steidinger.

Online condolences may be left at www.duffypilsmemorialhome.com.