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Carl W. Bridges

October 27, 1952 May 3, 2019
Carl W. Bridges
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Obituary for Carl W. Bridges

Carl Wayne Bridges, age 66, of Mattoon passed away at 5:15 p.m. on Friday, May 3, 2019 at OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center, Urbana.
Memorial Services honoring his life will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Schilling Funeral Home with Pastor Brad Brown officiating. Burial will take place at a later date. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 5:00 p.m. until the time of the service on Tuesday.
Carl was born on October 27, 1952 in Mattoon the son of Billy and Erika (Buchler) Bridges.
Survivors include his daughters, Tracey Bridges and Amanda Bridges; son, Scott Bridges; grandchildren, Olivia Bly and Evan Bridges; sister, Helen (Mike) Andersen; fiancé, Jackie Sharp; nephews, John Shriver, Mark Shriver and Matt Shriver. Carl was preceded in death by his parents; granddaughter, Jordyn Bly; and brother-in-law, Holly Shriver.
Carl worked as a three-phase power meter tester for Elasco and later HD Supply for 34 years. He was a member of the IBEW 702. Carl enjoyed fishing, golfing, bowling and having barbecues with his family. He was an avid Chicago Bears fan. Carl cherished spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by all those who knew and loved him.
Memorial donations in his honor may be given to the Mattoon Junior Baseball Complex. Online condolences may be expressed at www.schillingfuneralhome.net or Schilling Funeral Home’s Facebook page.


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Visitation

Tuesday

7

May

5:00 PM 5/7/2019 5:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 5/7/2019 6:00:00 PM
Schilling Funeral Home

1301 Charleston Avenue
Mattoon, IL 61938

Schilling Funeral Home
1301 Charleston Avenue Mattoon 61938 IL
United States

Funeral Service

Tuesday

7

May

6:00 PM 5/7/2019 6:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 5/7/2019 7:00:00 PM
Schilling Funeral Home

1301 Charleston Avenue
Mattoon, IL 61938

Schilling Funeral Home
1301 Charleston Avenue Mattoon 61938 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Mattoon Junior Baseball League

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