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“Ian taught me a lot..he was the first chef to teach me the basics,and ill never forget him...he was a good friend,and a great person. ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Marc Anthony LaFauce - IL

“So sorry for your loss DeEtta. Just remember Ian is still with you and that he went to a better place. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Judith K. Fisher - Springfield, IL

“Our hearts and thoughts are with you D, every day. We'll miss Ian and his wonderful sense of life and humor and his never ending hope for a brighter...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Bob & Lisa - Springfield, IL

“Brother - Childhood had a way of damaging the most beautiful of souls. I forgave years and years ago. Christ has taken care of the rest. I'll see...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Debby Westcott - Van Nuys, CA

“DeEtta, I know words cannot heal the pain of losing someone dear. Time will heal your sorrow and the many memories of Ian will remain. My...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Pam Palen - Chatham, IL

“DeEtta: Our prayers and heart go out to you at this time of sorrow. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: David & Ruth Meyers - Athens, IL

“Ian will be missed, to lose a friend so young and suddenly is a shock. My sympathy and support go out to De Etta. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Gary Baker - Springfield, IL

“So sorry for your loss. Ian was a good guy and will truely be missed. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Brett Mickelson - Springfield, IL

“D, we are so very sorry for your loss. Rest assured that he is with the Lord and someday you will be with him in heaven. I pray for you daily that...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Karen Schultz - Sparta, TN

“I bless the winds that bring you back across to shore. If I could touch you now my darling, and love you just once more. If I could hold you, hold...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: De Etta Perks - Springfield, IL

“DeEtta, My heart goes out to you. Ian was a wonderful friend to me. Not gone forever, just temporairly. See ya when its our turn to knock on...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Theresa Sullivan & Family - IL

Ian K. Westcott, 50, of Springfield, died at 9:00 p.m. on Friday, April 27, 2007 at his residence. He was born August 5, 1956 in San Antonio, TX. Ian was a graduate of Lanphier High School and a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was employed as a chef for Max’s California Bar and Grill. He is survived by one daughter: Sara J. Westcott of Springfield; several siblings; and companion: De Etta Perks of Springfield. Graveside ceremonies will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 9, 2007 at Camp Butler National Cemetery where the Interveterans Burial Detail of Sangamon County will perform military honors.

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