Wayne O. White, 73, of East Peoria passed away at 7:10 AM on Friday, June 22, 2012 at Rosewood Care Center in East Peoria. Wayne was born on July 25, 1938 in Effingham, IL to the late Albert and Ethel Lugar White. He married Marilyn Foster on June 29, 1956 in Ellery, IL. She survives. Also surviving is his daughter, Sherri (Brian) Brutlag of Watseka, IL and a son, Michael White of Peoria Heights; two grandsons, Christopher Brutlag of East Peoria and Cody Brutlag of Bakersfield, CA; and a brother, Floyd White of Naples, FL. Wayne was an assembler at Caterpillar Tractor Company for 33 years retiring on December 1, 1989. He was an avid golfer and also enjoyed computers. Honoring Wayne's wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. Graveside services will take place at a later date in Graceland Cemetery in Albion, IL. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Deiters Funeral Home and Crematory of Washington.
Memorials in Wayne's memory may be given to the American Diabetes Association.