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Heath Michael Toothman of Eldorado

  • Heath Michael Toothman

    Heath Michael Toothman

updated: 10/8/2021 5:38 PM

Heath Michael Toothman, 17, of Eldorado, Illinois, passed away on Oct. 7, 2021 at Deaconess Midtown Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.

Heath was born in Mt. Vernon, Illinois to Charles and Norma Essary Toothman on May 15, 2004. He attended Eldorado Church of God and House of Praise in Broughton, Illinois. Heath was a senior at Eldorado High School where he touched many lives, always showing his smile and fun-loving personality with his unique ability to light up a room.

He loved playing Fortnite, camping, fishing and the Eldorado High School Art Club.

Surviving Heath are his grandmother, Goldie Gustafson of Springerton, Illinois; guardian Twilla Sivok of Eldorado; brothers Davon Shoulders of Eldorado and David (Mollie) Sivok of Broughton; sisters Dixie Shoulders of Eldorado, Ashley (Brian Grisham) Wilson of Eldorado, Becky (Mike) Green of Summerfield, Florida and Kathy Karnes of Eldorado; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and many friends who loved him dearly.

Heath was preceded in death by both of his parents, Charles and Norma Toothman.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 11, 2021 at Star General Baptist Church in Eldorado, with the Revs. Jeff Murray and Brian Barrett officiating. Burial will be in Hickory Hill Cemetery in Broughton, Illinois. Visitation will be held on Monday at Star General Baptist Church from 11 a.m. until the service time of 2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the family to go toward medical expenses.

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