David Allen Taul, 66, of Dix, passed away at 9:30 p.m., Saturday, January 8, 2022, at Crossroads Community Hospital, in Mt. Vernon.
He was born February 2, 1955, in Alton, Illinois, the son of Joseph Roy and Donna (Rundell) Taul. On February 3, 1973, in Mascoutah, Illinois, he married Violet Guebert, and she survives in Dix.
Mr. Taul served in both the United States Navy, and the Army National Guard, and worked as an insurance broker, and the owner of Taul Financial Services, LLC. David was a graduate of Sparta High School, and attended Marquette University College of Business Administration. He was of the Christian faith, and attended Trinity Lutheran Church in Herrin.
In addition to his wife, Violet Taul of Dix, he is survived by a daughter, Terri Moore and husband Ryan of Mt. Vernon; brother, Marvin Taul; and sister, Gail Horn.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Donna Taul.
In accordance with his wishes, cremation rites have been accorded for Mr. Taul, and a private family service will be held. Memorial gifts may be made to the Trinity Lutheran Church in Herrin, and will be accepted by mail to the Osborn Funeral Home, P.O. Box 130, Dix, Illinois 62830. Online condolences may be made at www.osbornfuneral.com, or on the Osborn Funeral Home Facebook page.