LAMOILLE — Melvin Feik, 98, of LaMoille died Friday, April 6, 2012, at the Mendota Lutheran Home.
Born Oct. 14, 1913, in LaMoille to John and Ella (Althaus) Feik, he married Doris Alshouse Jan. 6, 1937, in LaMoille. She died in August 1990. He married Marjorie Thompson in December 1992. She died in December 2003.
He was a member of the Community United Methodist Church in LaMoille since 1927. He previously served for 20 years on the LaMoille School Board. He farmed all of his life in the LaMoille area before retirement. He raised purebred Duroc hogs, Herefeord and Simmental cattle, and showed hogs at the Illinois State Fair and Bureau County Fair for 50 years. He was a past member of the Duroc, Hereford and Simmental Association.
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