SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Charles Lynn "CL" Whittom, 68, Springfield, Missouri, passed away Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016. He was born April 9, 1948, in Davenport, Iowa, the son of Charles and Hilda Whittom. He was a graduate of Galesburg High School, Galesburg, Illinois. CL married Pamela Smith in 1970 and Carol Ann Sunquist in 1993. CL proudly served our country as a sergeant in the Illinois Army National Guard. CL was a carpenter, enjoyed traveling and camping. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him. CL is survived by two daughters, Sarah (Anthony) Antonacci of Chatham, Illinois, and Rachel (Christopher) Ridgeway of Springfield, Illinois; a son, Nathan Whittom of Chicago; as well as five grandchildren, Olivia, Jacob, Megan, Ethan, and Isaiah. He was preceded in death by his parents. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. Services will be private and held at a later time. For online condolences please visit www.cremationsoftheozarks.com.
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