Nathan James Balding

Nathan James Balding

Nathan James Balding 24, of Riverton, died at 10:32 am, November 8, 2022, at his home. He was born April 7, 1998 in Decatur, to Joseph D. and Denise Ozier Balding.

Survivors include his mother, Denise (Darren) Farley of Rochester; Father, Joseph (Suzanne) Balding of Springfield; one brother, Ryan L. (Stephanie) Balding of Ohio; one sister, Livia M. Ortiz of Springfield; grandparents, Dennis and Judy Ozier of Sullivan and Marcia White of Decatur; aunts and uncles, Don and Kris Ozier, Deb Ozier and Dave & Willie Ozier; Godfather, Jim Wilber and Godmother, Vilma Yonnone.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Larry Balding; great grandparents, Lloyd & Reba Ozier and Fred & Helen Ruehrup great aunts and uncles, Patricia Wilber, David and Linda Sparks and Stewart Ozier.

Nathan was a US Army veteran, serving since 2019. He enjoyed fishing, golfing, hunting, hiking in the woods looking for deer antlers. He loved surfing with his fox troop in Germany and was known for making voice impressions.

Graveside Service: 10 am, Monday, November 14, 2022 at Camp Butler National Cemetery with Reverend Charliam Renner officiating. Military honors will be conducted.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Fallen Outdoors – Illinois or BUDDY CHECK 22.

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