ROBERTS — Mark Andrew Bushman, 60, of Champaign, a graduate of Ford Central High School in Piper City, died at 2:40 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, 2019, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, at St Paul’s Lutheran Church, 307 W. Weldon St., Roberts. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, at the church with the Rev. John Sharp officiating. Burial will follow the service in the Lyman Township Cemetery in Roberts.
Mr. Bushman was born May 16, 1958, in Paxton, the son of Herman Andrew and Marlene Theda Julia (Heimlich) Bushman.
Surviving are one daughter, Heather Bushman (Chad Mines) of Fisher; one sister, Marla (Kelly) Hutcherson of Urbana; four brothers, Mike (Lynn) Bushman of Mahomet, Marlin Bushman of Mansfield, Andrew (Shannon) Bushman of Mahomet and Mick Shomburg of Champaign; two granddaughters, Logan and Rhyane Bushman of Flatville; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Mr. Bushman attended and graduated from Ford Central High School in Piper City. He began driving a semi in 1982 and most recently drove for Mike Bushman Trucking. He was baptized and confirmed at St Paul’s Lutheran Church in Roberts and later became a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church of Broadlands. He enjoyed riding motorcycles and was a member of the Hot Rods & Hooligans Car Club.
Memorials may be made to Feed the Children, 333 N. Meridian, Oklahoma City, OK 73107.