Michael Robert Regenold, 61, of Chenoa died at 6:20 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 6, 2019) at his residence in rural Chenoa.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Tuesday at Chenoa Baptist Church, Chenoa with Pastor Jeff Williams officiating. Burial will take place in Chenoa Township Cemetery, Chenoa.
Visitation will be one hour prior to his funeral Tuesday at the church in Chenoa. Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Chenoa is in charge of services.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Chenoa Baptist Church or the charity of donor’s choice.
Michael was born March 28, 1957 in Pontiac, the son of Charles “Bob” and Ethel (Henline) Regenold.
His mother, Ethel Regenold, survives in Chenoa.
He was preceded in death by his father, Charles “Bob” Regenold; one brother, Joseph Regenold; and one daughter, Holly Regenold, in 2004.
Also surviving are one son, Nathan Regenold of Tallahassee, Fla.; two grandsons, Devon and Xander; five sisters, Deborah Kiblinger of Goodfield, Rebecca (Mitchell) Griffin of Lake Oswego, Ore., Sandra (Louis) Burger of Chenoa, Robin (Frank) Cipolletti of Gurnee, and Jennifer (Chris) Sims of Noblesville, Ind.; and two brothers, John (Anita) Regenold of Pontiac, and Richard (Teresa) Regenold of Jackson, Mich.
Mike was a 1975 graduate of Chenoa High School and served our country in the U.S. Navy from 1975 to 1977. He was an over-the-road truck driver for Williams National Lease of Normal for many years. Mike was a gifted and talented artist in many different ways, from basic sketching and painting, to sculptures of stone, metal and wood. His creative, loving spirit will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
An online guest registry is available at www.duffypilsmemorialhome.com.