Timothy A. Nation (58) of Effingham


Published on September 14 2013 8:31 am

Timothy A. Nation, 58, of Effingham, passed away at 1:05 p.m. Thursday, September 12, 2013, at Effingham Rehabilitation & Health Care Center.

Visitation only will be held from 2- 4 p.m. Tuesday, September 17, 2013, at Johnson Funeral Home in Effingham.  Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be left at www.johnsonandsonsfh.com

Timothy was born on January 19, 1955, in Springfield, IL, the son of Eugene and Virginia (Crosby) Nation.  He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps serving during the Vietnam War. He was a Master Mason of the Slidell Lodge in Slidell, LA.  He was a member of Effingham Moose Lodge. He loved to ride his “Harley’s” in his spare time.

Tim is survived by his children, Blake (Vicki) Nation and Blane (Jason) Traxler, both of Effingham, Levi Nation and Lacey Nation, both of Michigan; granddaughters, Riley and Kyndal Nation, Starr, Serenity, Sierra and Savannah Traxler, Torei Nation, and a grandson due in November; step-children, Tammy (Chris) Wagner and Nate Bloss; step-grandchildren, Cameron, Halley, and Gabe; brothers, Mike (Arlene) Nation of Springfield and Mark Parlier of Florida; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

He was preceded in death by parents.