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She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, William and Lois Swigert Jr. He was born August 24, in Aurora, IL. David will be remembered for his unique personality and all the special times he shared with his family and friends. Vodka Distillery Tour St. Wilson, 2 brothers, Floyd M.

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Burial will be at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Edwardsville. Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Children's Hospital and may be accepted at the funeral home. In his early years, he had worked at Schirmer's Brothers Market in Madison.

He retired in from Granite City Steel after 32 years of dedicated service as a steelworker. Since January 14, , he proudly served his community as a funeral assistant and greeter at Irwin Chapel. He loved sports and hockey and followed his St. Louis Blues and Cardinals games. Christmas was a favorite time for Kenny and he always knew how to light the neighborhood with his Christmas decorations. His grandchildren meant the world to him and he will be remembered for the love and special times shared with his entire family and many friends.

In addition to his beloved wife of over 57 years, he is survived by two sons, Scott A. Bone and Darren K. Memorials may be made to Gateway Hospice and may be accepted at the funeral home. Clark was a US Airforce veteran. He owned and operated Clark Tire Disposal for many years.

He also played country music, starting at an early age and had recorded 2 records with Kay records. Memorial Services are pending. Memorials may be made to St. Redman, 64, of Madison, IL, died Fri. He was born Oct. Mike was a U. He retired as an auto mechanic.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by: Nancy had been an active member and former secretary of Trinity Lutheran Church in St. Figure Skating team with close friends including Russell Torino.

Nancy was a lover of all animals great and small. She is survived by her son, Robert G. Johann Warsing, grandson, William D. Besides her parents she is preceded in death by, her brother, Ken Hartsell. Online information and guestbook may be found at www. In lieu of flowers, donations to your local humane society or a 'no kill' shelter would be greatly appreciated.

She was born Feb. Gloria worked for Consumer Programs Inc. In addition to her mother, she is survived by: Visitation will be from 2: He retired after 34 years in from Granite City Steel after 16 years as a crane operator and 18 years as a foreman.

He loved fishing and had a keen sense of where the fish were and how to catch them. He also enjoyed attending auctions and turkey shoots. He was a fan of the St. In addition to his beloved wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Lawrence A. Memorials may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children and may be accepted at the funeral home. Winters, 94, passed away at 1: He was the son of the late James W.

He married the love of his life, Sylvia Creighton, on June 15, in Venice. She preceded him in death in August of He loved Cardinal baseball and Rams football and was glued to the television during baseball and football seasons. In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a brother Paul Wayne Winters and his wife Margaret, a sister, Helen Cox, and a nephew, Mark Winters. Visitation will be at Memorials are suggested to the USO of Missouri in honor of his military service and will be accepted at the funeral home.

Ginger loved her career and had many interest outside of work that included the St. Louis Symphony, reading and traveling. She enjoyed participating in trivia contest, helping environmental causes and animal rights. Ginger loved dogs, music and was a huge St.

But most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She will be remembered as a dedicated professional and all the special times she shared with her family and friends.

In addition to her parents Ginger was preceded in death by her infant brother, Robert Krieshok. Friends may call on Sunday, December 20, from 5: In celebration of her life services will be held on Monday, December 21, at Bob had retired from Granite City Steel as a pipefitter in after many years of dedicated service.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and playing softball in his younger years. His greatest joy was spending time with his family, especially with his grandchildren, whom he adored. Bob will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by his brother, Edward Taylor.

Visitation will be held from In celebration of his life, funeral services will follow at noon at City Temple Church with Pastor Curt Wolfe officiating.

Louis, MO with full military honors. Memorial donations may be given to American Diabetes Association and will be accepted at the church. He was born October 20, in Maryville, the son of James W. Jimmy was a student attending Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville.

He enjoyed traveling, watching movies and being with his family and friends. Memorials may be made to the Granite City Rotary Scholarship Fund and may be accepted at the funeral home. She was born January 22, in St. She was employed as a payroll deduction clerk at Granite City Steel with over 30 years of dedicated service. She enjoyed working word puzzles and picture puzzles.

She loved nature and the outdoors and made many memories on her many camping and canoe trips. She will be remembered for the love and special times shared with her family and many friends. In addition to her beloved husband, she is survived by her mother and stepfather, Esther Lorraine Chastain and John A. Louis and Rhonda Hooker of Las Vegas; many nieces; nephews; other extended family and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Earl Edward Clement. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association and may be accepted at the funeral home. Williams, 74, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 6: She will be remembered for the love and special times shared with her family and friends.

The family would like to extend a very special thank you to Reverend Lisa Guilliams and members of Trinity United Methodist Church and the entire staff at the Fountains for their love and compassion shown to Juanita and her family. In addition to her beloved parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David A. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery in Collinsville. He preceded her in death on Oct. She will be remembered for her generous heart and time spent with her family and friends.

She was lovingly referred to as Grandma, Nana and Queenie by her family and extended family. Marlene enjoyed her career with Trans World Airlines.

Upon retirement from TWA, with her ambitious spirit, she continued to share her knowledge and passion for travel as a consultant. She especially loved riverboat cruises with her husband on the Mississippi. Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, James F. Visitation will be from 9: Jason Stone as Celebrant. Burial will follow at Calvary Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: She married William O. Cauble on June 12, in Granite City and he passed away on September 23, She had worked at the Granite City Press Record.

She enjoyed working with crafts and will be remembered for the love and special times shared with her family and friends. In addition to her beloved husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Jim Black and two brothers, Elmer and Charles Kurtek. Emma was a life long homemaker who loved to bowl and did so until she was She was proud of the fact that she had her driver's license and was still driving at the age of Emma had a gentle heart and will be remembered for the love of her family and all the special times they shared together.

In addition to her parents Emma was preceded in death by her husband; Clarence McGahan, whom she married on February 24, and her sister, Marie Oetken. Friends may call on Tuesday, December 8, from 4: In celebration of her life services will be held on Wednesday, December 9, at 9: Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Edwardsville.

Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association. David was born on March 19, in East St. David was a self employed Blacksmith. He proudly served his country in the U. Navy and was an accomplished sculptor. David was known as a "tech geek" for his love of computers and enjoyed reading comic books.

David will be remembered for his unique personality and all the special times he shared with his family and friends. In celebration of his life a memorial gathering will be held on Sunday, December 6, from 5: Memorials are suggested to the ALS Association.

William was born on July 2, in St. Louis; a son of the late Joseph and Marie Thomas Tegel. He gave 38 years to Granite City Steel as a metallurgist and proudly served his country in the U. Marines in the Korean War. William enjoyed taking care of his garden and was known for being a woodworking craftsman.

In his free time he liked to BBQ and make sausage and bread. Most of all he loved to spend time with his family. He will be remembered for his kind heart and all the special times they shared together. In addition to his parents William was preceded in death by his brother, Pete Tegel. Friends may call on Friday, December 4, from 4: In celebration of his life services will be held on Saturday, December 5, at Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association.

Brewer, 90, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 1: She married William B. Brewer in Granite City and he passed away on December 21, She was a dedicated and faithful homemaker and a member of Holy Family Catholic Church. Dorothy's family was the center of her life and she will be remembered for the love and special times shared with her family and friends.

She is survived by a daughter, Janice K. In addition to her beloved husband and parents, she was preceded in death at a daughter, Mary Beth Hagnauer and a brother, Anthony Fecurka.

A funeral mass will be celebrated at Memorials may be made to Holy Family Catholic Church and may be accepted at the funeral home. Carper, 59 of Edwardsville passed away on Monday, November 30, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville surrounded by his family. Richard was born on May 11, in Granite City.

Richard enjoyed being outside riding his motorcycle or his ATV. He liked to boat, race cars and was a huge St. Louis Blues and St. He enjoyed the St. Louis Rams, especially when Kurt Warner was quarterback. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family just being together playing cards or board games. Richard will be remembered for his kind heart and all the special times he shared with his family and friends.

Richard was preceded in death by his dad; Richard D. Carper and his brother, Rodger Carper. In celebration of Richard's life friends may call on Saturday, December 5, from Memorials are suggested to Richard's family. Linda retired from Tower Automotive after 18 years of service. She was an avid St. Her favorite player was Yadier Molina. She loved to play bingo. She enjoyed her yard and loved her flowers. Her children and grandchildren were the love of her life. She is survived by her loving husband; Kerry Brumley; mother, Louise Barker; 2 daughters: Also surviving are 3 grandchildren: Besides her father, Linda is preceded in death by a sister, Jane Ann Dalhover.

Memorials can be made to the American Heart Association and will be accepted at the funeral home. Anthony was born on January 4, in St. Louis, MO and Evelyn passed away on September 13, He had retired from the Granite City Park District as a maintenance painter after seventeen years of dedicated service. Anthony enjoyed painting and watching wrestling.

Anthony will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. Visitation will be held from 5: In celebration of his life, funeral services will follow at Interment will be in Mt. Memorial donations may be given to Hope Lutheran Church and will be accepted at the funeral home. Louis and she passed away on April 22, Ray worked as a Servisoft owner, delivered the St. Ray enjoyed watching the Cardinals, Rams, Blues and college basketball. He also loved eagle watching with his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

He was an avid reader, enjoyed the symphony and the Three Tenors were his favorite. He was happiest when he had any part of his large family visiting him.

His voice soothed every grandchild he proudly held. Louis; other extended family and friends. In addition to his beloved wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Anne Marie Benz; daughter-in-law, Kathie Schaus and a brother, Harold Schaus. The family would like to thank the staff from Gateway Regional Medical Hospice for their wonderful care and compassion shown to our father and grandfather.

Memorials may be made to Gateway Hospice or to Holy Family School and may be accepted at the funeral home. Shepard, 56, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 6: He worked at Prairie Farms with 16 years of dedicated service in the warehouse. He served his country with the United States Navy. He enjoyed his days of watching football and playing the drums and was a avid fan of the Arizona Cardinals.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society and may be accepted at the funeral home. He enjoyed life and will be remembered for the love and special times shared with his family and friends.

Shipley and Patricia A. Tom left the Granite City Community on November 25, He was a loving, caring, big hearted soul who will be missed by many. A lot of people knew him from the Granite City Park District, whether it was running programs such as youth football and basketball, or umpiring youth and adult baseball and softball.

Tom impacted the lives of countless youth in the community. Granite City lost one of their very best citizens. Tom loved life, he loved to laugh, but most of all he loved his family and friends. His greatest joy was his grandchildren, whom he adored more than anything. Tom is survived by his loving wife, Vivian Rochelle "Shelly" Shipley, nee: Brittany Barrios; proud grandfather to Kayden Barrios, Saleen Scaturro, Karter Barrios and Tyler Foreshee; mother-in-law, Charlene Pohlman; brother and sister-in-law, Robert "Bobby" and Margaret Shipley; aunts and uncle, Nadine Ryan and Sandy and Larry Richie; along with many many cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family and a plethora of friends that he gained throughout the years.

Tom wasn't much of a "suit and tie guy", so for the visitation and funeral, the family is requesting that you wear your favorite park uniform or sports team jersey. Visitation will be held from 4: In celebration of his life, funeral services will be held at Interment will be in St. Memorial donations may be given to the family, so a trust fund can be setup in Tom's honor. Donations will be accepted at the funeral chapel.

She was born October 17, in St. Mary was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Denny Poropat. Rose, 80, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 3: She enjoyed her days of reading, working word puzzles, walking and playing Rummy. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin F. Burial will be at St.

Memorials may be made to the family and may be accepted at the funeral home. He was born January 25, in East St. He was preceded in death by his step brother Bobby Mathias. Visitation will be 1 p. Graveside services will be held at Collins, 84, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at They had three sons and six grandchildren. He was an educator and school administrator. He taught history and government at the high schools in Murphysboro and Granite City, Illinois, later becoming a school administrator in Granite City.

He served as principal of Prather Jr. High School, Logan and Webster elementary schools and as director of the gifted program and curriculum director for the school district. He enjoyed reading and traveling. He was a skilled woodworker, a maker of furniture and clocks. He also enjoyed photography. He specialized in nature photography and especially liked photographing birds.

He was a devoted family man and loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. In addition to his beloved wife of 59 years, he is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Curt and Charlene Collins and their children, Eric, Evan and Emily, of Florissant, Missouri and Patrick and Chris Collins and their children, Danielle, Jacklyn and Phillip, of Collinsville; a niece, Laura Aerne; other extended family and many friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by their son in , Allen H. Collins whom served as an attorney in Collinsville; a sister and brother-in-law, Madge and Joseph Hanson and a nephew, Matthew Hanson. Burial with full military honors will be on Saturday at 2: Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project and may be accepted at the funeral home.

She was born September 6, in St. Louis, Missouri, a daughter of the late Albert W. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Flowers. Patricia was a faithful member of St. Patricia loved life, she loved to laugh, but most of all she loved her family. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and friends. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.

In addition to her parents, Patricia was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore Mushill Sr. In celebration of her life, a funeral mass will follow at Jerome Catholic Church and will be accepted at the funeral chapel and church. Burnstein's oncology center and St. He married Tracy October 27, she preceded him in death May 5, Fred was a Teamster and drove for Laidlaw many years.

He was also preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Anthony and Lester Hunt. Memorials can be made to the American Diabetes Association. Patricia was born on April 9, in St. She gave over 25 years to the U. Government as a payroll clerk retiring in She was a member of St. In addition to her parents Patricia was preceded in death by her 1st husband; Joseph Azari Jr. Friends may call on Thursday, November 19, from 4: In celebration of her life services will be held on Friday, November 20, at Memorials are suggested to St.

John Lutheran Church, St. Barbara married Clifford Robinson in Tennessee on June 5, She worked at C. Barbara enjoyed gardening and beautiful flowers. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and friends; especially her great grandchildren. She is survived by 8 grandchildren: Also surviving are 8 great grandchildren and niece: Besides her husband, she is preceded in death by 2 daughters: Graveside services will be held at 1: He had a special love for motorcycles.

He cherished his daughter and will be remembered for the love and special times shared with his family and friends. Memorials may be made to the McElroy Family and may be accepted at the funeral home.

He was a member of the Local Carpenters Union ; Past President of the Granite City Eagles Lodge; Palmyra Community Club President; past President of the Firemans Local ; coached baseball and football; was a 4 time golden gloves boxer and 2 tome champion; went to state competition as a high school wrestler; earned a football scholarship to the University of Arizona; volunteered to teach children to read; attended Gilead Baptist Church in Hettick, IL and in his free time he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

But most of all he loved to spend time with his family. Ed will be remembered for his kind heart and all the special times he shared with his family and friends. Friends may call on Sunday, November 15, from 4: In celebration of his life services will be held on Monday, November 16, at David worked for Schnucks Bakery in St.

Louis, MO as a baker for over twenty years. He enjoyed fishing and riding motorcycles. His greatest joy was spending time with his family and friends. David will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. David was preceded in death by his father, David Staggs. In celebration of his life, funeral services will follow at 7: Memorial donations may be given to American Cancer Society and will be accepted at the funeral chapel.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Frankie Mae Hujber. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Vickie Miles.

He was born December 22, in Belleville. Dennis was an avid gamer, who also enjoyed computers, movies, anything history and reading. He was preceded in death by his mother, Marsha Anderson. Memorial visitation will be from 4: She was a faithful and dedicated member of Granite City Church of God. Hallie was a homemaker who loved taking care of her family.

She loved life, she loved to laugh, but most of all she loved her family. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family, whom she adored. Hallie will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. In celebration of her life, funeral services will be held at Memorial donations may be given to American Heart Association or Multiple Sclerosis Society and will be accepted at the funeral chapel.

Louis University Hospital surrounded by her family. She was a caring and loving wife, mom, and grandmother who had a kind heart. She will be remembered for all the special times she shared with her family and friends. In celebration of her life friends may call on Saturday, November 7, from 8: He retired in from the St. Louis Housing and Urban Development after over 20 years of dedicated service as an inspector. Chuck was a dedicated and faithful member of Calvary Baptist Church in Granite City where he had served many years as a Deacon.

He enjoyed working with stained glass and collecting stamps and coins. He loved his grandchildren and enjoyed attending their many sporting events.

He is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Kimberly S. Rose, Illinois; one son and daughter-in-law, Kevin S. In addition to his beloved wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Shirley Mae Prudham. Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Southern Illinois and may be accepted at the funeral home. Sheryl was born on July 7, in St. Sheryl will be remembered for her kind heart and unique personality and the many special times she shared with her family and friends.

She is survived by and will be missed by her husband; Robert E. In celebration of Sheryl's life a memorial gathering will be held on Thursday, November 5, from 5: Born in , she graduated from Granite City Senior High in Phyllis loved socializing and spending time with her family, friends, and other graduates of GCHS. She also enjoyed camping, game-playing, and her friends at the YMCA. Funeral service will be at 10am on Saturday, October 31, at the funeral home.

Memorial gifts may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, S. Belleville IL or St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Granite City. He lived in San Francisco, CA for 20 yrs. David was a world traveler, great thinker, avid disc golf player, and loved cooking. He worked as a chef at Washington University in St. He was a wonderful son, brother and a kind soul. He is survived by both parents, John William and Virginia E.

Rector Snelson, aunt Glenda nee: The family will have a party for David starting at 2: Craig was a dedicated law enforcement officer for the Granite City Police Department for over 17 years. He later went on to serve at the East St. Louis Federal Court House for 10 years from to finishing as a lead court security officer and worked with the United States Marshall's Office.

Craig then joined the team at the St. Louis Federal Court House from until his retirement in Craig will be remembered for the service to his country, his community and all the special times he shared with his family and friends. He is survived by and will be missed by his wife; Marlene E. Mann Nonn, whom he married on February 13, ; his son, Scott A.

Nonn of Granite City and many other extended family members and friends. In addition to his parents Craig was preceded in death by his brother, Dennis M. Friends may call on Monday, November 2, from 4: In celebration of his life services will be on Tuesday, November 3, at Burial will follow at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Edwardsville with full military rites.

She married Ernest L. Stevenson on April 23, in Granite City and he passed away on April 28, She was a dedicated homemaker, always caring for her family.

She was a faithful member of Temple Baptist Church in Madison where she taught Sunday school and Bible school for many years. She was an avid reader and enjoyed playing bingo and her many days of bowling which she had received many awards and trophies for throughout the years. Stevenson of Staunton; eight grandchildren, Dr. Sarah Danial Fisher, Evan J. Pickett, Mary Ann H. Hartsook and Andrew Erwin; fourteen great grandchildren; a brother, Meriten D.

Scarborough, 86, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at He married Jeannine D. Romann Scarborough on November 22, in Granite City and she survives. He retired in from Granite City Steel after 39 years of dedicated service as a steelworker. The United States Army veteran proudly served his country during the Korean War and was a recipient of the Purple Heart and numerous other awards and medals.

He had a special love of sports, loved playing baseball and golfing, his years of coaching baseball and little league football and was a member of the Granite City Sports Hall of Fame.

He also enjoyed his days of fishing and will be remembered for the love and special times shared with his family and friends. In addition to his beloved wife of nearly 65 years, he is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Jill and Howard Etherton of Granite City; two sons and daughters-in-law, Jack A. Paul's Cemetery in Edwardsville. Peter's Evangelical United Church of Christ and may be accepted at the funeral home. Lybarger and Nancy Jones Lybarger. Shirley loved life, she loved to laugh, but most of all she loved her family and friends.

Her greatest joy was taking care of her family; whom she was very proud of. Shirley will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. In addition to her parents, Shirley was preceded in death by a grandson, Scott Anthony Rapoff and a great-grandson, Bo Michael Rapoff and three brothers and three sisters. In celebration of her life, private family graveside services will be held on Tuesday, with Father Jeff Holtman officiating. Memorial donations may be given to Holy Family Catholic Church or Vitas Hospice and will be accepted at the funeral chapel.

Norma was born on September 29, in St. Norma was a life long mom who dedicated her life to raising her family. She enjoyed ceramics, crocheting and tending to her roses. She will be remembered for the love of her family and all the special times they shared together. She is survived by and will be missed by her children; Valerie and Charles Toth of St.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband; Harold Harris whom she married on July 2, Friends may call on Monday, October 26, from 5: In celebration of her life services will be held on Tuesday, October 27, at Burial will follow at Valley View Cemetery in Edwardsville.

Memorials are suggested to the American Diabetes Association. O'Neill Ledford, 97 of Granite City passed away on Saturday, October 24, at her home with her family by her side. Dorothy loved her family and will be remembered for her generous heart and all the special times she shared with her family and friends. She is survived by and will be missed by her son; William H. In addition to her parents Dorothy was preceded in death by her 1st husband; Harold J.

Friends may call on Tuesday, October 27, from 5: In celebration of her life services will be held on Wednesday, October 28, at Memorials are suggested to Hope Lutheran Church. He retired in from American Steel after 22 years of dedicated service as a machinist.

He enjoyed his days of gardening and tinkering. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Jim Kristoff. Dioneda, a general practitioner and surgeon on the staff at St. Elizabeth Medical Center, retired from private practice after 33 years in He finished his medical education at St.

Tomas University, in Manila, Philippines. Memorials may be made to Holy Family Catholic Church. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a. Sandra will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. In celebration of her life, funeral services will be held at 1: She was born Nov. Bonnie was an outgoing entrepreneur, always willing to give something a try. She started and owed many local businesses, including: She also served the area as Realtor for many years.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Ira Campbell on Dec. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to the family. He had fond memories and made many lifelong friends in Lincoln Place. He had retired from Lucent Technologies as a telecommunications installer after thirty-six years of service.

Jim had coached his son's baseball and soccer teams for over seventeen seasons. Jim loved fishing; he was also the owner of Jimbo's Jigs. Jim and Carol handmade the Jigs and sold them online.

His greatest joy was spending time with his family. Jim will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by his stepfather, William Springer; and his sister, Sharon Nelson. Memorial donations may be given to Wounded Warriors and will be accepted at the funeral chapel. She loved life, she loved to laugh, but most of all she loved her family and friends.

In addition to her parents, Jeanine was preceded in death by one brother, Chester Grohs Jr. Charles, MO; extended family and many friends. Memorial donations may be given to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, and will be accepted at the funeral chapel. He was a talented and dedicated musician throughout his life. Jeff started performing professionally in high school.

He not only performed music, but he wrote, recorded, produced, and engineered music for many years as well. Jeff has not only traveled and performed across the United States, but he has performed across the world in Europe and the Middle East.

He performed more than shows a year in the Metro East area alone. He enjoyed his days of traveling and performing, but most of all, he cherished spending time with his children, family, and friends. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his grandparents, Andrew and Mary Sabol, grandfather Travis L.

Rash, father-in-law Calvin Boyd Tucker, great grandparents and numerous aunts and uncles. A prayer service will be held at Irwin Chapel on Friday, October 23, at 9: A funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Memorials may be made in the form of a donation to a college trust fund for his children or to Operation Troop Aid in honor of Jeff Sabol, and may be accepted at the funeral home.

Lee started his career in teaching in Arkansas and then went on to Madison High School where he taught business until his retirement in After his teaching career he gave 10 years to Laclede Steel as a security officer. Lee was a member of Clark Avenue Church of Christ in Granite City, joining in and in his free time he enjoyed spending time with his family.

Lee will be remembered for his kind and loving heart and all the special times he shared with his family and friends.

He is survived by and will be missed by his wife of over 69 years; Oleda Clampit Ashby, whom he married on September 18, ; his children, Larry Ashby of St. In addition to his parents Lee was preceded in death by his brothers; Leonard, Stanton and Melvin. Friends may call on Friday, October 23, from 4: In celebration of his life services will be on Saturday, October 24, at Luke's Hospital in Chesterfield, Missouri.

He retired in from Granite City Steel after 37 years of dedicated service as a millwright. John United Church of Christ. Harry was a polio survivor from and has lived life to its fullest and always told others, "Ya gotta laugh".

Always up to party, loved to dance, tell his stories and make others laugh. The outdoorsman that he was, he enjoyed his days of fishing, camping, traveling and horseraces. Later in life was always on the move on his scooter around town or making a visit to a casino. In addition to his loving and devoted wife of over 57 years, he is survived by two beloved daughters and sons-in-law, Cathy and Steve Laub and Lori and Tim Anderson; four cherished grandchildren, Brittney Laub Sean Barnes , Nathan Michelle Laub, Natalie Anderson and Lauren Laub; a cherished great grandson, Logan Barnes; a sister and brother-in-law, Mattie and George Sotiroff; a sister-in-law, Deborah Duffield, all of Granite City; several nieces; nephews; other extended family and friends.

John United Church of Christ or to St. Bill's business experience and knowledge was instrumental to his son, Bob, starting Bobby's Frozen Custard in He was a trainer of Quarter Horses and had won many awards throughout Illinois and Missouri. Benjamin Kozyak and wife, Dr.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Lillian Burgess. Chaplain Brad Thomas as celebrant. Donor services-Kozyak and may be accepted at the funeral home. Marcus was an 11th grade student at Coordinated Youth who enjoyed football, basketball and music. Marcus loved his family and his family loved him. He will be remembered for his kind and gentle heart and all the special times he shared with his family and friends.

Friends may call on Monday, October 19, from Memorials are suggested to the family. She and Richard E. Nance were married on July 30, in Potosi, MO. Debra will be sadly missed by her many friends and family and by her carin terrier, Maggie Mae. Besides her husband of 22 years, she is survived by 1 daughter: Cindy and Tom Kichler of Granite City, 1 son: Louis Hill is a cheerful neighborhood that offers tours of its authentic Italian restaurants.

Sign up for a peak behind the scenes of mom-and-pop pizza shops, pasta places, and other great Italian joints to be found in St. The public parks in St. Louis are free for anyone to use.

Carondelet Park is the third largest park in the city and has a variety of options for a those looking for a cheap day out. Visitors can fish at the lakes, explore the boathouse, ride bikes on the paths, or play a friendly game of kickball with friends. From roller-coaster physics to zipline safaris, our list of outdoor activities proves you don't have to be stuck at a desk to learn something.

For a photo worthy of your next Instagram post, look no further than the religious buildings in St. The Cathedral Basilica of St. The cathedral is home to the largest mosaic in the Western Hemisphere.

Be sure to tour the crypts and basement museum dedicated to their famous mosaic. Round up your crew and enjoy a few outdoor activities. Check out our master list things to do this summer that will suit everyone's interests. Find something new in the boutiques and malls of St. The Saint Louis Galleria is the place to go for name-brand shops. The Loop, located in midtown, has more than shops and vendors that offer books, art, and clothing. And for those looking for a more unique shopping experience today, visit the mom-and-pop shops and small cafes on Central West End.

Stumped on how to please everyone in your group? We've got a few ideas. As time World Series champions, the St. Louis Cardinals regularly sell out Busch Stadium. Right next door is Ballpark Village, a sports-focused entertainment district with different brews on tap. Spend the weekend exploring one of the historic neighborhoods in St. Lafayette Square is one of the oldest — the neighborhood surrounds the first public park in the city, Lafayette Park. The neighborhood is full of renovated Victorian houses that frequently offer home tours.

Louis offers a variety of kid-approved attractions. Louis, is a acre farm owned by the Busch family. The farm is a refuge for more than different types of animals, and has a variety of activities including camel rides, goat feedings, and tram rides.

Date night can be more than just restaurants or happy hours in St. Louis — The Gateway City has a true passion for art waiting for you to discover. The Saint Louis Art Museum, located in Forest Park, has 33, pieces of art that were collected from around the world. The Pulitzer Art Foundation updates their gallery regularly while the Contemporary Art Museum provides a space to explore experimental and visual art culture. The oldest downtown district in St. Louis has plenty of indoor activities to choose from.

For example, Fabulous Fox Theater is St. Originally a movie palace opening in , this restored theater offers tours two days a week and has a variety of dining options nearby in the surrounding Grand Center.

Saint Louis University is a private Jesuit college and is the oldest university west of the Mississippi.

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