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Edward Vyhnanek, Jr. Obituary

May 4, 2022

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MACOMB, IL – Funeral services for retired Western Illinois University Building Service Worker Edward Vyhnanek, Jr., of Colchester, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, May 6 at the Martin-Hollis Funeral Home in Bushnell. A visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, May 5, at the funeral home.

Vyhnanek passed away Saturday, April 30, in Quincy.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Jane; three sons, Edward, Duane and Jason; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Vyhnanek began working at WIU in July 2000, and retired in June 2017.

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