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Timothy R. Butcher, 45, Huntley

Timothy R. Butcher, 45, Huntley, died suddenly Friday, May 6, 2016, at his home. 

He was born Aug. 22, 1970, to Donald W. and Joyce E. (Jones) Butcher in Aledo. 

On May 25, 2002, he married Anne K. Yuen in Barrington.

He was raised and educated in Aledo and graduated from Aledo High School in 1988. He enlisted in the U.S. Army and served for three years before transferring to the Army National Guard. He then graduated magna cum laude from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics. 

After marrying, he and his wife lived in Wheaton and later lived in Blaine, Minn., before moving to Huntley in 2008. 

He was employed at Wells Fargo Advisors, Woodstock. 

He enjoyed golf, skiing, coaching his children’s baseball, basketball and softball teams and had been involved with the stewardship and men’s ministries at Willow Creek Community Church as well as mission trips through various faith-based organizations. 

Survivors include his wife; a son, Tyler; a daughter, Reagan, all of Huntley; his father,  Aledo; two brothers, Jeff (Carol) Butcher, Aledo, and Ron (Lisa) Butcher, Eldridge, Iowa; and several nieces and nephews. 

Private family services were held at the DeFiore-Jorgensen Funeral & Cremation in Huntley. 

Memorials in his name can be made to World Vision, 



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