Justin Lee Riley, 33, of Granite City, IL, passed away at 3:35 a.m. Fri. Oct. 11, 2019 at Gateway Regional Medical Center ER.

He was born July 24, 1986 in St. Louis, MO to Terry Lee & Christina (Hackney) Riley of Pontoon Beach, IL.

Justin worked for Grey Eagle Distributors as a merchandising coordinator.  He loved being with his family and friends and playing guitar, video games and
was a WWE fan.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his fiancée: Amanda R. Gass of Granite City; a sister: Jarica (Michael) Henke; nephews: Owyn James Henke
and Kellan Lee Henke; his grandmother: Betty Hackney of Pontoon Beach; his beloved dog, Bella; and aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Thomas George Orr Riley and Rose Marie Riley.
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Rickey H. Bettis, 65, of Mitchell, IL died on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO.

He was born on January 3, 1954 in Alton, MO to Carlos “Don” and Viola nee:  Shaw Bettis.

Rickey married Sharon Duke in 1973 and she preceded him in death in 2011.

He was a diesel mechanic for over 20 years.  Ricky was a member of the Central Christian Church in Granite City, IL. He enjoyed deer hunting, collecting
long guns and wood working when he was younger. One of his passions was his 4 wheeler and taking care of his yard.

The loving father and grandfather is survived by 2 daughters:  Amanda (Bill) Medley of Granite City, IL and Sarah Bettis of Mitchell, IL; 2 grandchildren:   
Gabriella Medley and Allison Medley; 3 brothers:  Lonnie (Melodie) Bettis of Pontoon Beach, IL, Richard Bettis of Williamsville, MO, Daniel “Butch”
(Charolette) Bettis of Williamsville, MO  and 5 sisters:  Sharon Kline of Williamsville, MO, Helen (Ronald) Marks of Granite City, IL, Janice (Charlie) Brown of
MO, Brenda McCall of Williamville, MO and Pam Young of Granite City, IL.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. on Thursday, October, 17, 2019 at Central Christian Church in Granite City, IL.
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Joyce Anne Foster, 61, of Granite City, IL, passed away Thurs. Oct. 10, 2019 at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis,
MO.

She was born June 11, 1958 in Granite City, IL to the late Opal May Lumpkins.

Joyce is survived by a daughter: Brandy N. (Theodis Watts) Foster of Granite City; 2 grandchildren: Scot and Sierra Fiala; and her former spouse: Gerald
Sloan of Granite City.

In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by 6 siblings: Jamie and Joseph Foster and Danny, Dale, David and Debbie Hicks.

SERVICES ARE PENDING
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Cheryl L. (Hutchinson) Phillips, 61, of Granite City, IL died on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at her home.

She was born on August 24, 1958 in Granite City, IL to Bernice and Zelma nee: Combs Norton.

Cheryl married John Phillips in 2017 after being with him for 13 years.

The loving wife enjoyed the outdoors and socializing with people. She was a people person who had a good heart.

Besides her husband, Cheryl is survived by a daughter, Ashley Algood of Sandoval, IL; a son, Timothy Harper of Granite City, IL; 2 grandchildren: Timothy
James Harper and Harley Harper; a brother, Billy Norton of Granite City, IL and 3 sisters: Mary Martin, Barbara Merchant and Beverly Carter, all of Granite
City, IL.

Cheryl is preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Bobby Norton and a sister, Patricia Whyers.

Professional services entrusted to the care of Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory of Granite City, IL.
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David Michael DeShasier, 51, of Granite City, IL, passed away at 8:13 a.m. Tues. Oct. 2019 at Gateway Regional Medical
Center ER in Granite City.

He was born Mar. 2i6, 1968 in Granite City to Janice (Feeney) Yates of Granite City and the late David Crider.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by a brother: Robert “Bobby” Yates; a sister: Robin DeShasier; and 2 nephews: Nathan and Zachary DeShasier all
of Granite City.

Besides his father, he was preceded in death by his step-father, Robert Yates.

Services will be at a later date.
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Danny Allan Doty, Jr, 39 of Granite City passed away at 3:25 a.m., Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at Gateway Regional Hospital
in Granite City, IL.

He was born March 25, 1980 in Granite City, IL to Danny Doty Sr. and Tracy (nee: Padgett) Overturf.

Danny worked as a night manager at Curly’s in Granite City, IL. He was a practical joker, and especially loved playing jokes on his mom. He also loved
playing the scratchers and poker machines.

He is survived by his mother and step-father: Tracy (nee: Padgett) and John Overturf of Granite City, IL; three daughters: Alyson Vaughn of Granite City, IL,
Brittney Kester of Granite City, IL and Rylee Doty of Granite City, IL; son: Devin Doty of Pontoon Beach, IL; brother: Josh Doty of Granite City, IL; maternal
grandmother: Carol Holland of Granite, City, IL.

Besides his father: Danny Doty, Sr. he was preceded in death by his sister: Heather Doty; maternal grandfather: Jerry Padgett; and paternal grandparents
Donald Sr. and Roxie Doty.

Memorial visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until time of memorial service at 7:00 p.m., Friday, October 11, 2019 at Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory in
Granite City, IL.
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Joanne Michelle Henderson, 59, of Granite City, IL passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St.
Louis, MO.

She was born July 18, 1960 in Columbus, OH to Delbert Eugene and Barbara Lou (nee: Six) McKean.

She is survived by her husband: Ralph C. Henderson of Granite City, IL; two sons: Scott Ferguson of Granite City, IL and Joey Roberts of OH;
granddaughter: Lailah Ferguson, grandson: Ethan Thompson; and sister: Debbie (Art) Roberts of OH.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her brother: Del McKean.

Memorial service will be at a later date at Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory in Granite City, IL
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Dale R. “Rusty” Chastain, 63 of Granite City passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at Belleville Memorial Hospital.

Rusty was born on March 2, 1956 in Granite City; the son of the late James and Levena (Sherfy) Chastain.

Rusty was a machine operator for Waste Management Systems and had attended Word of Life Tabernacle in Granite City. He proudly served his country in
the United States Army and later on went to join the Granite City American Legion and Granite City AmVets. Rusty enjoyed his days of hanging out with his
buddies at the American Legion, but most of all he loved to spend time with his family. Rusty will be remembered for his kind heart and all the special times
he shared with his family and friends.

Rusty is survived by and will be missed by his wife; Geneva (Creek) Chastain, whom he married on July 6, 1974; his children, James (Kelli) Chastain of
Granite City, Kristina Chastain of Granite City, Misty (Jeremy) Rubenacker of Granite City, Rebecka Chastain of Granite City; grandchildren, Cameron
Rubenacker, Chloe Chastain, Titon Pinkerton, Ada Pinkerton; sisters, Joyce Church, Gale Howard; brother, Dane Chastain and many other close family
members and friends.
In addition to his parents, Rusty was preceded in death by his brother, James Chastain.

In celebration of Rusty’s life, a memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 12:00 p.m. at
Word of Life Tabernacle, 4870 Maryville Road in Granite City with Pastor Henry Crippen officiating. Memorial donations are suggested to the family. Irwin
Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City is serving the family.
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Georgia Anne LaRue, age 73, of Granite City, IL, passed away on Thursday, October 10, 2019, at her home with her loving
family by her side.

Georgia was born on June 14, 1946, in Granite City, IL, the oldest of three children to the late George D. Lee and Bertha K. (Spangler) Lee.

On December 29, 1962, Georgia Lee married Edward Lee LaRue, the love of her life, in Granite City, IL. Georgia was an active member of Grace Baptist
Church. She worked as a driver and teacher for Happy Days Daycare. She also worked as a CNA at St. Elizabeth Home Health Care Unit. Georgia was
involved in Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Junior Achievement. She enjoyed traveling, camping and making hand crafts. Her greatest joy was spending time
with her family, especially with her grandchildren, whom she adored. Georgia loved life, she loved to laugh, but most of all she loved her family. She will be
sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.

In addition to her parents, Georgia was preceded in death by a grandson, two infant nieces, and a sister-in-law.

She is survived by her devoted husband of fifty-six years, Edward LaRue Sr., of Granite City, IL; loving children, Edward (Cathy) LaRue Jr., of High Ridge, MO,
Scott (Janetta) LaRue of Granite City, IL and Sheila Hobbs of Collinsville, IL; dear brothers, Murl (Jon) Lee of St. Louis, MO and Charles Lee of Granite City,
IL; proud grandmother to nine grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; numerous foster grandchildren; nieces, nephews,
extended family and friends.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, October 14, 2019, at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road, Granite City, IL.

In celebration of her life, funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at Irwin Chapel, Granite City, IL. Georgia will be laid to rest
at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to BJC Hospice of Alton, IL. Donations will be accepted at the funeral chapel.
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Luzetta L. Pilcic, 93 of Surprise, AZ, formerly of Granite City, IL asleep in Jesus, October 6, 2019 at D.T. Care Home in
Surprise, AZ.

Luzetta was born on December 15, 1925 in Johnson County, IL; a daughter of the late Lloyd and Edna (Holmes) Harvell.

Luzetta was a homemaker and a former member of Gospel Mission and St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Granite City, she will be sadly missed by all who
knew her.

Luzetta is survived by her three children; Kathryn (Keith) Keating of Surprise, AZ, Raymond (Timothy) Riddle of Maryville, IL, Timothy (Jan) Riddle of
Ahwautukee, AZ; granddaughter, Jennifer Bonds of New Braunfels, TX and many other close family members and friends.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Charles West officiating at Irwin
Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City. Burial will follow at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates. In lieu of flowers memorial donations are suggested to the
American Cancer Society or the Alzheimer’s Association and will be accepted at the funeral home. Online condolences can be expressed at irwinchapel.
com.
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Glen Ray Hollis, 92, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 3:50 a.m. on Monday, October 7, 2019 at Gateway Regional
Medical Center in Granite City.

He was born August 26, 1927 in Clay County, Arkansas, a son of the late William Ray and Arizona (Stephens) Hollis.

He married Lora M. (Robinson) Hollis on April 15, 1949 in Granite City and she survives.

He was a co-owner and operator of Hollis Lumber Company along with his father from 1947 until 1964. He had worked many years with Hankins
Construction and Michael Construction as a construction project manager and later retired in 2001 as a building and zoning administrator with Granite City.

Glen was a dedicated and faithful member of the Granite City First Assembly of God Church. He was a member of the Granite City Masonic Lodge #877
where he had served as a Past Master in 1975. He was a fan of the St. Louis Cardinals and held a private pilot license and loved flying planes from an early
age. He will be remembered for his kind and gentle soul and the love and special times shared with his family and friends.

In addition to his beloved wife of over 70 years, he is survived by a daughter, Linda Godsey of Webster Groves, Missouri; three sons and two daughters-in-
law, Thomas R. and Shelly Hollis of St. Louis, Kevin A. and Melody Hollis of St. Jacob and Keith G. Hollis of Granite City; three grandchildren and spouses,
Anna E. and George Palmer, Kate and Bob Kite and Elyn R. Hollis; three great grandchildren, Sam Hollis, John Thomas Palmer and Elaine LouAnn Palmer;
two brothers and a sister-in-law, Paul and Diane Hollis of Granite City and David Hollis of Granite City; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Norma Roney
of St. Charles, Missouri, Naomi and Eugene Thomas of Pontoon Beach and Joyce and Larry Fencel of Cedar Ridge, Colorado; many nieces; nephews;
other extended family and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two daughters-in-law, Marcia Hollis and LouAnn Hollis; a son-in-law, Gordon Godsey; two
grandsons, Joseph Ray Hollis and Glen Ray Hollis II and two sisters and a brother-in-law, Dorothy Roberson and Sylvia and Hans Seemiller.

In celebration of his life, visitation will be at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City on Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. until time of
funeral service at 12:00 noon with Reverend Byron Wampler and Reverend C. Dale Edwards officiating.

Burial will follow at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon.

Memorials may be made to Granite City First Assembly of God Church and may be accepted at the funeral home.
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Harold “Jim” James Denham, 79, of Pontoon Beach, IL, passed away at 11:48 a.m. Sun. Oct. 6, 2019 at his home
surrounded by his family.

He was born Jan. 27, 1940 in Denver, CO.

He and Patricia I. Brossett were married in Louisiana on Feb. 8, 1993.  She survives in Pontoon Beach.

Jim was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran.  He served the Village of Pontoon Beach over his lifetime in the capacity of Police Officer, Police Chief and Mayor as
well as serving with the Long Lake Fire Department.  He was a past Master Mason and Shriner and was a member of the American Legion, VFW and Word
of Life Tabernacle.  He loved being with his family, friends and community.  He also loved to fly drones.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by 3 daughters: Leesa (Larry) Montgomery of Milstadt, IL, Kristal (Dale) Wrather of Imperial, MO and Kim (Jimmy)
Durham of Brighton, IL; 7 grandchildren: Justin, Megan, Paige, Travis, Koty, Morgan and Cooper; and many great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Ed Denham.

Arrangements pending.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society in Jim’s name.
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Alice Marie Pieper, 58, of Granite City, IL, passed away at 9:43 a.m. Wed. Oct. 2, 2019 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St.
Louis, MO.

She was born Nov. 1, 1960 in Topeka, KS.

On Dec. 5, 1981, she and Donald Joseph Pieper were married in Topeka, KS.  He survives in Granite City.

Alice was a U.S. Army veteran.  She was a fun loving and outgoing people person who was always the life of the party.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son and daughter-in-law: Shane & Lindsey Pieper of Granite City; 3 grandchildren: Christopher Pieper,
Jared Pieper and Peyton Duff; 2 brothers: James Howley of New Bloomfield, MO and Phillip Howley of Topeka, KS; mother-in-law: Mary Pieper of Granite
City; and many nieces and nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents: Robert & Winifred Howley; and her father-in-law: Robert Pieper.

Visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sun. Oct. 6, 2019 at Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory where services will be at 10:00 a.m. Mon. Oct. 7,
2019.  Burial will follow at Buck Road Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the family.
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Mervin Lea Lathrop, 84, of Granite City, IL, passed away at 11:50 p.m., Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at the University Nursing
& Rehab in Edwardsville, IL.

He was born January 25, 1935 in Keenes, IL to Roscoe and Viola (nee: Brown) Lathrop.

Mervin and Thelma Coil married on December 18, 1955 in Wayne County, IL

Mervin retired from the Illinois Power Plant in Wood River, IL as an Instrument Control Technician Foreman. He was a member of the Nameoki United
Methodist Church in Granite City for over sixty years, serving on many committees and doing many improvement projects; a life member of the NRA; he was
a board member of the Madison County Friends of the NRA; avid hunter, fisherman and gun enthusiast, target practicing at the gun range and in the country.

He is survived by his wife: Thelma (nee: Coil) Lathrop of Granite City, IL; three daughters: Donna (David) Thomas of Granite City, IL, Twyla (Tom) Juehne of
Troy, IL and Sandra Smiddy of Granite City, IL; two sons: Stephen (Ruth) Lathrop of Granite City, IL and Kenneth (Dorothy) Lathrop of Collinsville, IL; 11
grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and a brother Howard (Doris) Lathrop of Granite City, IL.

Besides both parents he was preceded in death by his son-in-law: Keith Smiddy; brother and sister-in-law: Glen and Yvonne Lathrop.

The family will have a Celebration of Life service at a later date.
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Richard Daniels Jr., age 44, of Pontoon Beach, IL, passed away on Friday, October 4, 2019, at DePaul Hospital, St. Louis,
MO.

Richard was born on November 28, 1974, in Alton, IL, a son of the late Richard Daniels Sr. and Cheryl (Beavers) Daniels.

On May 5, 2018, Richard married Amanda Barnes in St. Louis, MO. Richard worked as an accountant for Gemini Industries in Wood River, IL. He was an
avid Chicago Cubs fan and Chicago Bears fan. He enjoyed going to home games and watching them play on tv. His greatest joy was spending time with
his family and friends. Richard loved life, he loved to laugh, but most of all he loved his family. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Richard is survived by his loving wife, Amanda Daniels; loving children Kaylie Schroeder, Hannah Daniels, Ashlynn Daniels, Barron Daniels and Hector
Daniels; loving step-children, Isaiah Barnes, Joseph Tappel and Bentley Tappel; dear sisters and Shannon (Vince) Stone, Kandy (Joe) Kessinger and
Angie (Jamie) Farris; father-in-law, Richard (Paula) Barnes; mother-in-law, Deanna (John) Seger; nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.

Memorial visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, October 11, 2019 at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road, Granite City, IL .

In celebration of his life, memorial services will follow at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, at Irwin Chapel. Private family interment will be in Kane Cemetery, Jerseyville,
IL.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to the family. Donations will be accepted at the funeral chapel.
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Jimmie W. Brawley, age 71, of Granite City IL, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on
Thursday October 3, 2019.

Jim was born on June 12, 1948 in Granite City IL, a son of the late Floyd E. Brawley Sr. and Rita (Brazier) Brawley.

Jim proudly served his country in the United States Army for two years, attaining the rank of Sergeant. After leaving the military, he served the Granite City Fire
Department for 27 years, retiring as Assistant Chief. He was a faithful member of Harvest Community Church in Pontoon Beach, IL. Jim was extremely
charismatic, never met a stranger, and would talk with anyone. He stood up for the underdog, and had a way of making people feel important, never
forgetting a face or a name. He was a friend to all, and had many which he held dear. His hobbies included hunting, fishing and golfing. When his children
were younger, he coached many of their sporting activities, and was thought of as a second dad to many of the other children he coached or mentored. Jim
was also an avid St. Louis Cardinals Baseball fan, and he enjoyed going to home games. Jim was incredibly funny, and he could lighten up any room, even
sometimes making difficult situations easier. He loved life, he loved to laugh, but most of all he loved his family, especially his grandchildren, whom he
adored. He and his happy, calming nature will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.

In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by five of his brothers, Danny, Craig, Floyd, Ricky, and Kenny.

Jim is survived by his devoted wife of 31 years, Sandra (Hail) Brawley; his loving children, Sara Brawley, Alexz Brawley, Nick (Chelsea) Brawley; proud
grandfather to Drew Delila Brawley, Hannah Dee Brawley, Hailey Elizabeth Brawley and Charlotte Grace Brawley; dear siblings, Mary Brawley Riggs, Bonnie
"Susie" Brawley, Sammy Brawley and John (Kirsten) Brawley; beloved nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road, Granite City, IL. Visitation will
continue on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Harvest Community Church, 4651 State Rt. 162, Pontoon Beach, IL.

In celebration of his life, funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, at the church, with Pastor Roy Boyer officiating. Interment will be at
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO, with military honors conducted by the United States Army.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Harvest Community Church. Donations will be accepted at both the funeral chapel and church.
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James “Jim” Lewis Finkle, age 67, of Granite City, IL, passed away at his home on Thursday, October 3, 2019.

Jim was born on December 15, 1951 in St. Louis, MO, a son of the late William Finkle and Anita (Heath) Finkle.

Jim retired as a Lt. Col. from the United States Army. He was a Vietnam Veteran, Desert Storm Veteran and an Operation Iraqi Freedom Veteran. On May 20,
2004, Jim married Melissa (Lange) Coomer at John Cochran VA Medical Center Chapel in St. Louis, MO. Jim was a Boy Scout Leader for over fifteen years,
earning the distinguished Wood Badge. He was also an N.R.A. instructor for the Boys Scouts. Jim enjoyed riding motorcycles and taking long rides on his
Harley. He was currently studying Culinary Arts at SWIC so he could help challenged people learn the restaurant industry. His greatest joy was spending
time with his family, whom he adored. Jim loved life, he loved to laugh, but most of all he loved his family. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and
loved him.

In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by a sister, Evelyn Williams.

He is survived by his devoted wife, Melissa Finkle of Granite City, IL; loving children, Elaine Coomer of Las Vegas, NV, William “Buck” (Amy Viehweg)
Coomer of St. Louis, MO and Gerald (Brittany) Finkle of Olney, IL; dear siblings, Gerald (Marty) Finkle of Chesterfield, MO, Anne (Raimo) Bakis of Briarcliff
Manor, NY and Barb (Mahesh) Jesrani of Hopewell Junction, NY; nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, October 7, 2019 at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road, Granite City, IL, with a Scouting Order
of the Arrow service at 7:00 p.m.

In celebration of his life, funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at Irwin Chapel, Granite City, IL, with Pastor Mike Rayson
officiating. Interment will be in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO, with full military honors conducted by the United States Army.

Memorial donations may be given to BSA 8064G. Donations will be accepted at the funeral chapel.
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Cynthia M. Taylor, 57, of Granite City, IL died on Sunday, September 29, 2019 at her home.

She was born on August 12, 1962 in Granite City, IL to Joe Gallia and Donna nee: Atwood Graham.

Cynthia married Randy Taylor.

Besides her husband, Cynthia is survived by 2 daughters: Ashley (Scott) Briggs of Granite City, IL and Brittney McCallister of Granite City, IL; a son, Daniel
(Anna) Selph of Granite City, IL; 8 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren; a brother, Jack (Christine) Gallia of Granite City, IL and a sister, Debbie
McCallister of Granite City, IL.

Cynthia is preceded in death by her parents; 2 daughters: Nichole Gallia and Breonna Taylor and a brother, Don Gallia.

Professional services entrusted to the care of Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory of Granite City, IL.
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Russell Eugene Wineburner, 88, of Granite City, IL died on Sunday, September 29, 2019 at his home.

He was born on October 21, 1930 in Pekin, IL to Joseph H. and Mary Elizabeth nee: Flick Wineburner.

Russell married Betty L. Barron in Pontoon Beach, IL on August 14, 1981.

The loving husband and father worked as a policeman in Staunton, IL for 9 years and in 1994 retired from Granite City Steel as a plant policeman. He was a
member of the Masonic Lodge, the NRA and Town and Country Gun Club. Russell loved to hunt and fish and had a place in Batchtown, IL for 30 years. He
said that most people hope to go to heaven when they die but he would settle for Calhoun County.

Besides his wife, Russell is survived by 2 sons: Edward E. (Marcia) Wineburner of Staunton, IL and Joseph J. Wineburner of Granite City, IL; 5
grandchildren: Denise (Jimmy) Wisely, Patrick (Melanie) Wineburner, Elizabeth (Justin) Gonzalez, Madilyn Wineburner and Andrew Wineburner and 5 great
grandchildren: Emily Wisely, Eric Wisely, Jake Wineburner, Kate Wineburner and August Gonzalez.

Besides his parents, Russell is preceded in death by a son, Nicholas E. Wineburner and 2 brothers: Neal Wineburner and David Wineburner.

Per Russell’s wishes, there will be no services.

Professional services entrusted to the care of Wojstrom Funeral Home and Crematory of Granite City, IL.
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Hal Clayton Beatty, 62, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 7:56 a.m. on Friday, September 27, 2019 at Anderson
Hospital in Maryville.

He was born June 26, 1957 in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of the late Harold and Norma (Tonier) Beatty.

He married Geli Louise (Davis) Beatty on November 5, 1977 in St. Louis and she survives.

He had worked for Trans Lease of Maryland Heights with over 30 years of dedicated service as an over the road truck driver.

He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church. He had a passion for his motorcycle and riding. He loved his days driving, always talking with others and
was up for eating breakfast any time of the day.

In addition to his beloved wife, he is survived by two sons and a daughter-in-law, Clayton and Amy Beatty of Granite City and Joey Beatty of Granite City and a
daughter, Pamela Beatty of Granite City. He was a proud papa to Ethan, Isaac, Ryan, Jayden and Peightyn and will also be survived by other extended
family, his trucking buddies and many friends.

In celebration of his life, visitation will be at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
where funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 3, 2019 with Pastor Alan Beuster officiating.

Burial will follow at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon.

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association and may be accepted at the funeral home.
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Felix 'Lance' Callis, age 84, of St. Louis, MO, formerly of Granite City, IL, died on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at his
residence.

Lance Callis graduated from St. Louis University Law School in 1959 and began a long and successful career as a trial lawyer in Granite City, IL. He
received numerous awards during his nearly 60 years as a distinguished attorney in the area. He was named by the Illinois Bar Association as a Laureate
of the Academy of Illinois Lawyers for his expertise for over 50 years.

Mr. Callis was involved in multiple philanthropic and charitable causes over the years, with particular emphasis on the Jesuits and St. Louis University Law
School, establishing an endowed chair and full scholarships for exemplary students for their outstanding academic achievements, known as "Callis
Scholars".

He was preceded in death by his wife, Joan M. Callis, nee Wegrzyn; and his parents, Felix Lancelot and Nora Teresa Callis, nee O'Halloran.

Lance is survived by his children, Mona S. (Dale Erspamer) Callis of Troy, IL, Ann E. (James Holloran) Callis of Troy, IL, Melissa Mary Callis of St. Jacob, IL
and Phillip Lance Callis, of Granite City, IL; his grandchildren, Michael, Anna, Nora (Phil), Elliot, Caroline, Anna, Ava Rose, Juan Manuel and Brody; and his
great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, contributions or memorials can be sent to the Jesuit Province in Belize or the Pink Sisters in St. Louis, MO.

Condolences may be expressed online to the family at www.kasslyfuneral.com

Services: Visitation will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church, Granite City, IL.

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. at Holy Family Catholic Church, Granite City, IL. Interment will be in Mt. Carmel
Cemetery, Belleville, IL.
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Goni Michaeloff, 88, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 6:01 p.m. on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at Fountain View
Manor in Granite City.

She was born October 1, 2019 in Macedonia, the daughter of the late Costa and Tsana (Kalemoff) Michaeloff.

She retired from Granite City School District after many years of dedicated service as an educator and principal. She had served as principal and taught at
Marshall School, taught at both Granite City High School North and South, University of Missouri, S.W.I.C. and S.I.U.E. She had also served as a grant writer
with the Granite City School Board for several years. She had started her higher education from William Woods College in Fulton, Missouri and later
received her Bachelor and Master’s Degree from the University of Illinois and her PhD from Louisiana State University.
She was a faithful member of Sts. Cyril and Methody Orthodox Church in Granite City and had volunteered at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Granite City. She
enjoyed her visits to Chicago, enjoyed attending the theatre and opera and going to the Shakespeare Festival in Stratford, Ontario in Canada.

She is survived by a brother and sister-in-law, Constantine and Patricia Michaeloff of Granite City; many cousins; other extended family and friends.

In celebration of her life, a visitation will be held at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City on Sunday, September 29, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. until
time of a Panikhida Service at 7:00 p.m. A Liturgical Funeral Service will be held at Sts. Cyril and Methody Orthodox Church in Granite City on Monday,
September 30, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. with Father Andrew Moulton officiating.

Burial will follow at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon.

Memorials may be made to Sts. Cyril and Methody Orthodox Church, Alzheimer’s Association or to the Granite City Library and may be accepted at the
funeral home.
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Glenagean Olson, 86, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 25, 2019.

She was born March 21, 1933 in Granite City, Illinois, a daughter of the late Fred and Ruby (Lindsey) Rice.

She married James T. Olson on September 29, 1953 in Granite City and he passed away on January 10, 2004.

She was a loving and dedicated homemaker and a faithful member of Solid Rock Free Methodist Church in Pontoon Beach. She was active through the
years with White Shrine, Daughter’s of the Nile and Eastern Star. She enjoyed her days of being a member of the Red Hatters and will be remembered for
the love and special times shared with her family and friends.

She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Pat and Coleen Olson of Edwardsville and Michael and Sheila Olson of Granite City; seven
grandchildren and their spouses, Michael and Bree O’Dell, Amee and Joe Stewart, Kera Olson, Anthony and Amanda Jarrett, Amber Olson, Jessie Olson
and Nathan Steinmeyer; four great grandchildren, Hailee O’Dell, Makaila O’Dell, Emily Jarrett and Jacob Stewart; other extended family and friends.

In addition to her beloved husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Burris and two brothers, Wayne Rice and Fred Rice Jr.

In celebration of her life, visitation will be at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City on Friday, September 27, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. until time of
funeral service at 12:00 noon. with Reverend Javier Quintana officiating.

Burial will follow at Lake View Memorial Gardens in Fairview Heights.

In lieu of floral tributes, memorials may be made to Shriner’s Hospital for Children and may be accepted at the funeral home.
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Mary (Manoogian) Parsaghian, age 95, of Granite City, IL, passed away on September 21, 2019, surrounded by her family.

Mary was born on May 28, 1924 in Marseille, France, a daughter of the late Ohanes Manoogian and Serpouhi (Khanemeg) Manoogian.

She is survived by her beloved children, Robert (Cindy) Parsaghian, Diane (Paul) Changelian, Pamela (Richard) Asadorian and Patti (Garry) Javizian;
cherished grandmother of Rich (Lainey) Asadorian, Christopher Asadorian, Michael Parsaghian, Steven Parsaghian, Katie Parsaghian, Armen Changelian,
Haig Changelian and Tamar Changelian; proud great-grandmother of Alicia, Madelina, Theodore and Benjamin; nieces, nephews, extended family and
friends.

In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Parsaghian; sisters, Araxie Pashalian and Angeline Hagopian; and by a
grandson, Gregory Javizian.

Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. on Monday, September 30, 2019 at St. Gregory Armenian Apostolic Church, Granite City, IL.

In celebration of her life, funeral services will follow at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, at the church, with Rev. Fr. Hrant Kevorkian officiating.

Mary will be laid to rest next to Robert at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates, Glen Carbon, IL.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations may be made to St. Gregory Armenian Church, 1014 W. Pontoon Road, Granite City, IL 62040 or to St. Sarkis
Armenian Church, 19300 Ford Road, Dearborn, MI 48128. Donations will be accepted at the church.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.irwinchapel.com.
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Frances Vivod, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at the age of 100 on Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 10:10 p.m. at
Stearns Nursing and Rehabilitation in Granite City.

She was born August 19, 1919 in Madison, Illinois, a daughter of the late John and Frances (Muich) Crnkovich.

She married George Joseph Vivod on March 26, 1938 and he passed away on April 13, 1973.

She was the first woman crane operator working at American Steel during World War II and had also worked as a machine operator at Nesco and retired
from Kris K Plastic. She was a faithful member of Holy Family Catholic Church where she was active with Young at Heart for many years. She was a fan of
the St. Louis Cardinals, enjoyed playing bingo and days of playing Rummy with her sisters. She cherished her family and will be remembered for the love
and special times shared with her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by a daughter, Connie Koch of Shiloh; a son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Diane Vivod of Granite City; seven grandchildren and their
spouses, Joseph and Sandy Koch, Karen Koch, Paula Lakenburges, Frank and Kelly Vivod Jr., Christine Vivod, Katie and John Dimitroff and Michael and
Amanda Vivod; nine great grandchildren, Sean, Abraham, Jack, Rachel, Jackson, Joi, Carter, Aiden and Gavin; other extended family and friends.

In addition to her beloved husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two infant siblings; three sisters, Katie Fedora, Barbara Dudak and Ann Zinn
and three brothers, John Crnkovich, Joseph Crnkovich and Andrew Crnkovich.

In celebration of her life, visitation will be at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.
m.

A funeral mass will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church in Granite City at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 26, 2019 with Father Jeff Holtman as
celebrant.

Burial will follow at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Edwardsville.

Memorials may be made to Holy Family Catholic Church and may be accepted at the funeral home.
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Lynn Cuvar, 75, of Pontoon Beach, passed away at 2:25 p.m., Sunday, September 22, 2019 at her home with her family.

She was born September 17, 1944 in Canton, Ohio to Clifford Archie and Betty (nee: Hunter) Cornelius.

Lynn and James “Jim” Cuvar married in Granite City, IL on August 19, 1968.

She was a member of Life Church International, Collinsville, IL; past President of the American Legion Post 307 Ladies Auxiliary in Granite City, IL; past
member of the Lions Club in Pontoon Beach, IL. Lynn and James were past owners of Lynn’s Place in Pontoon Beach, IL. She was involved with many
charities including: Toys for Tots, Breakfast with Santa in Pontoon Beach, IL and helping with fundraisers for the Illinois Center for Autism in Fairview
Heights, IL.

Besides her husband: James “Jim” Cuvar of Pontoon Beach, IL she is survived by; her son: Jimmy (Priscilla) Cuvar of Granite City, IL; three grandchildren:
Allison (Billy), Brianna, and Bryce; two sisters: Betty (Fred) Heighton of Ironton, Ohio and Donna French of Ironton, Ohio and four step-sisters.

She is preceded in death by both parents and her brother Richard Cornelius.

Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 25, 2019, with funeral service at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, September 26, 2019 at
Wojstrom Funeral Home in Granite City, IL. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery Road, in Granite City, IL.

Online information and guestbook may be found at www.wojstrom.com.
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Cedric “C.G.” Guy Pasley, age 91, of Mitchell, IL, passed away on Sunday, September 22, 2019, at his home.

C.G. was born on November 17, 1927 in Granite City, IL, a son of the late Isaac Pasley and Sophia Pearl (Loesch) Pasley.

C.G. was a World War II veteran who proudly served his country in the United States Army. On October 28, 1951, C.G. married Shirley Raymond, the love of
his life in Arkansas. He retired from Nestle as a supervisor after many years of dedicated service. C.G. could build anything he put his mind to; he even built
his own home. He enjoyed working in his yard, which was always immaculate. His greatest joy was spending time with his family, whom he adored. C.G.
will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.

In addition to his parents, C.G. was preceded in death by two sisters, Dalene Hoover and Peggy Six.

He is survived by his devoted wife, Shirley Pasley of Granite City, IL; loving children, Melody (Robert) McElroy of Granite City, IL and Michael (Brenda) Pasley
Sr. of O’Fallon, IL; dear brother, Dalton Pasley of Greenville, IL; proud grandfather to Rebecca, Angela, Brent, Nathan and Michael Jr.; proud great-
grandfather to Brendan, Jaxon, Mia, Ashlyn and Zachary; nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

In celebration of his life, graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates, Glen Carbon, IL.,
with military honors conducted by the United States Army.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.irwinchapel.com.
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Irene "MawMaw" Schnefke, age 88, of Granite City, IL, passed away on Saturday, September 21, 2019, at her home.

Irene was born on January 1, 1931 in Madison, IL, a daughter of the late Pete Fecurka and Margaret (Smolar) Fecurka.

On January 20, 1951, Irene Fecurka married William “Bill” Schnefke, Jr., the love of her life at St. Mary Catholic Church in Madison, IL. Bill passed away on
May 16, 1995. Irene was a faithful member of Holy Family Catholic Church in Granite City, IL. She was a proud homemaker, who loved taking care of her
family. Irene enjoyed reading, cooking and baking Christmas cookies for her family and friends. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and
babysitting her grandchildren, whom she adored. Irene loved life, she loved to laugh, but most of all she loved her family. She will be sadly missed by all
who knew and loved her.

In addition to her parents and husband, Irene was preceded in death by a sister, Elaine Zelenka; son-in-law, Robert “Bob” Shipley; and by a niece, Liz
Zelenka.

She is survived by her loving children, Bill Schnefke, of St. Louis, MO, Margaret Shipley of Granite City, IL and Mary Ellen (Pat) Davis of Granite City, IL; dear
siblings, Pete (Patricia) Fecurka of Cuba, MO and Janet Werner of Madison, IL; proud grandmother to Luke (Lauren) Shipley, Beth Shipley, Kari Shipley,
Melia Schnefke, Noah Schnefke, Hayley Schnefke, Jenna Davis, Eric Davis and Marc Davis; proud great-grandmother to Peyton and Conner; many nieces,
nephews, extended family and dear friends.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road, Granite City, IL.

In celebration of her life, a funeral mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 26, 2019, at Holy Family Catholic Church, Granite City, IL. Irene
will be laid to rest next to Bill at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Edwardsville, IL.

Memorial donations may be given to Holy Family School. Donations will be accepted at the funeral chapel.
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Faye Stamper Shoemaker born January 22, 1943 in Olive Hill, KY, passed away on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at her
home.

Faye moved to Granite City IL, in June of 1964. Faye had two children from a previous marriage to Lowell Burton; they were married October, 1961 in Olive
Hill, KY. Keith A. (Josie) Burton of Granite City, IL and Lola A. Burton from Little Rock, AR. Faye is also survived by her 5 grandchildren; Carey Burton, Randee
Curry, Andy Burton, Jessee (Curry) Jordan and Matthew Burton.

Faye Later married Thomas W. Shoemaker in Feb. of 1994. They made their home also in the Granite City area. They loved to travel, mainly to where they
would find a beach. Both enjoyed trying to keep their home a place they could be proud of. They enjoyed going to church at Grace Baptist in Granite City, IL.
Faye made this her church family and loved the time she spent with the many friends she made at this church.

Faye was preceded in death by her father and mother; James and Mildred Buckner Stamper of Olive Hill, KY, her grandparents Warnie and Nannie Cheeks
Buckner, Henry and Lula Fisher Stamper of Olive Hill KY, one sister Elizabeth Ann Stamper and brother-in-law Rev. Hertis Stone of Mansfield, OH.

Faye has one brother living James (Joann) Stamper. Tom, James and Faye enjoyed going out for breakfast on average of 3 times a week where they would
catch up on their daily lives. They truly enjoyed the social time with each other. Jim was our one of our best friends. Through the garden of life Faye sowed
her seeds of life with much love, kindness, hope and faith. Now at the end of Faye’s life she has reaped her harvest of eternal life with her heavenly father.
Faye will rejoice in the promise that she is with her heavenly family and her Father Jesus Christ.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City. In celebration of Faye’s
life, visitation will continue on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m. at Grace Baptist Church, 2600
Edwards Street in Granite City with Dr. Daniel Wilson officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon. In lieu of flowers
memorial donations are suggested to Grace Baptist Church.
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Edna Maxine Gerlach, 84, of Granite City, IL, passed away at 11:04 a.m., Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at Stearns Nursing
and Rehab in Granite City, IL
.

She was born July 24, 1935 in Hardin, IL to Julius and Mabel (nee: Shanks) Kuehnel Sr.

Maxine and Cleve Gerlach married on February 1, 1953 in Granite City, IL.

She worked at Hammond Name Pins in Granite City, IL before working at American Steel Foundries as a foreman in Granite City, IL. She was a lifetime
member of the AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary Post 204 in Madison, IL.

She is survived by her son: Richard (Carolyn) Gerlach of Granite City, IL; daughter: Rhona (Charles) Vaughn of Granite City, IL; 7 grandchildren:, Amanda
Vaughn, Charles (Amanda) Vaughn, Brian (April) Vaughn, Tammy (Courtney) Hagenaars, Pam Gerlach, Jennifer (Jake) Monroe and Ian Moreland; 14 great-
grandchildren: Dalene, Brandi, Tara, Caylee, Spencer, Destiny, Chloe, Elizabeth, Emma, Abigail, Tyler, Stacie, Logan and Hailey; 3 great-great-
grandchildren: Dagan, Nicole and Alex; Brother: William “Bill” (Tina) Kuehnel of Granite City, IL and a sister: Sandra (Scott) Wauhop of VA.

Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two daughters: Patricia Moreland and Julia Gerlach; 5 brothers: Eugene (Gene), Julius
Jr., Donald, Michael and an infant brother Paul.

Professional services entrusted to Wojstrom Funeral Home & Crematory in Granite City, IL. online guestbook and information available at www.wojstrom.
com.


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