Alvin Stuart Rasmussen, 45, of Princeville, died at 10:50 a.m. Monday, September 23, 2013, at Proctor Hospital, Peoria.Alvin was born October 21, 1967, in Peoria, the son of Milton E. and Janet K. Hohenbery Rasmussen.
Surviving is his mother, Janet K. Rasmussen of Princeville; three brothers, Terry (Timie Sue) Rasmussen of Princeville, Trent Rasmussen of Springfield, and Milton, Jr. (Nanette) Rasmussen of Columbia, MO; nephews, Eric (Susanna),and Gregory; nieces, Melissa (Wyatt), Kirsten, Nicole, and Amanda; great nieces, Rebecca and Grayce; and great nephews, Patrick and Ethan. He was preceded in death by his father.
Alvin was a graduate of Farmington East High School. He worked 27 years at EPIC (Empower People, Inspiring Capabilities), which was formerly PARC.
Alvin was a #1 Chicago Bears fan. He loved bowling and took claim to being the best bowler in his family. He participated in Special Olympics and will always be "21" to all who knew him. Alvin never met a stranger, he loved life and was an ambassador of goodwill.
He was a member of Princeville Presbyterian Church, where funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, September 28, 2013. Rev. Jacob Puckett and Mike Martin will officiate. Visitation will be two hours prior to funeral service at the church. Burial will be in Princeville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Princeville Presbyterian Church or EPIC, P.O. Box 3418, Peoria, IL, 61612.
Haskell-Hott Funeral Homes in Princeville is in charge of arrangements.