Tim Ruestman  
Coroner
Title: Woodford County Coroner
Phone: 309-467-2375


Present & Past Political Experience

  • Over 25 years experience in Woodford County Coroner's Office
  • Have served as the Coroner for over 20 years
  • First elected 1996, re-elected 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012
  • Previously served as Woodford County Republican Precinct Committeeman

Memberships

  • Member of Illinois Funeral Directors Association
  • Past President of District 8 Funeral Directors Association
  • Past Member of Illinois Funeral Directors Legislative Committee
  • Member of Illinois Coroner's And Medical Examiner's Association
  • Regional Director of Illinois Coroner's And Medical Examiner's Association
  • St. Mary's Catholic Church - El Paso, Illinois
  • Archbishop Fulton Sheen Council Knights of Columbus
  • El Paso Masonic Lodge
  • Trustee of the El Paso Volunteer Fire Department
  • Eureka Rotary International

Education

  • Graduate of Minonk-Dana-Rutland High School
  • Attended Illinois Central College
  • Graduate of Worsham College of Mortuary Science
  • Completed an apprenticeship with the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office
  • Continually have met the mandatory annual Coroner training requirements

Personal & Other Information

  • Lifetime resident of Woodford County
  • Born and raised in Minonk
 

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