Alton Obituaries

Alton Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Alton, IL

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  • 20 hrs ago | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Shirley J Callahan

    Dateline: East AltonShirley J. Callahan, 82, died at 12:55 p.m. Thursday, July 2, 2015 at Bethalto Care Center in Bethalto. Born December 27, 1932 in Alton, she was the daughter of Ray and Ruth Crane.

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  • Thursday Jul 2 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Regina Marie Wethington

    She was born on December 29, 1955 in Marshall, MO, the daughter of the late William Joseph Wethington Sr. and Dorothy Mae Hatfield. She moved to Alton from Grand Junction, CO in 1978.

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  • Wednesday Jul 1 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Cynthia S Linenfelser

    She had worked for Dr. Anschuetz for many years, then assisted and founded "Senior Advantage" in Alton before serving as medical office manager for Family Medicine in Collinsville. Surviving are two daughters, Tammy Lambert of Franklin, TN, Dina Taylor of Rosewood Heights; four grandchildren, Danielle Church, Radeana Taylor, Lauren Lambert, Samuel Lambert; three great grandchildren, Kayden Flowers, Tragen and Amya Cooper; brother, Gary Lenau of Missouri; two sisters, Marilyn Holmes of Wentzville, MO and Sandy Shaw of Missouri.

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  • Wednesday Jul 1 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Freda Mae Frizzell

    Freda Mae Frizzell, 81, passed away at 4:15 a.m. Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at OSF St. Clare Hospital in Alton. She married Sheridan Whayne Frizzell Nov. 25, 1953, and they celebrated 53 years of marriage before he passed away May 29, 2007.

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  • Tuesday Jun 30 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Thomas L Edwards

    A U.S. Marine Corps veteran, he had been a truck driver for J.B. Hunt and Slay Transport before retiring. Surviving also are two daughters, Suzette Brown and Kelli Keller; two granddaughters, Makayla "Kay-Kay"" and Makenzie "Kenz" Keller; and two sisters, Violet Atwood and Patricia Reed.

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  • Tuesday Jun 30 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Christine L Teenie Marshall

    Christine L. "Teenie" Marshall, 81, died at 10:46 a.m., Saturday, June 27, 2015 at the Jerseyville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Jerseyville. She was born on December 7, 1933 in Littleton, one of nine children born to the late Rolla and Dollie Wayman.

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  • Monday Jun 29 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Hal Rusty Brown

    Hal "Rusty" Brown, 72, of East Alton passed away Saturday, June 27, 2015 at his home with his family by his side. He was born March 3, 1943 in Waynesville, IL.

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  • Monday Jun 29 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Veronica Opal McDonald Hamlyn

    Veronica Opal McDonald Hamlyn, 34, died at 4:00 a.m. Sunday, June 28, 2015 at Alton Memorial Hospital. Born December 23, 1980 in Alton, she was the daughter of Ken and Carolyn McDonald of Palmyra.

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  • Monday Jun 29 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    William D Pete Berry

    William D. "Pete" Berry, 72, died at 6:37 p.m. Friday, June 26, 2015 at Alton Memorial Hospital. Born December 20, 1942 in Carrollton, IL, he was the son of William C. and Hazel I. Berry.

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  • Saturday Jun 27 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    David H Lilley Sr

    He was born in East Alton on January 20, 1935 the son of the late David Lilley and Isadora Lilley. He was a Pipe fitter for Ford for 15 years as well as working at Alton Glass for 30 years.

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  • Friday Jun 26 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Mary M Kincade

    Mary M. Kincade, 83, died at 1:26 a.m. on Friday, June 26, 2015 at Alton Rehab and Nursing. She was born September 18, 1931 in Alton, the daughter of the late Rudolph and Bernice Henderson.

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  • Thursday Jun 25 | via Breeze Courier 

    Carol Ann Richardson Reid

    Carol Ann Richardson Reid, 72 of Carlinville, passed away June 24, 2015 at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. She was born October 15, 1942 in Alton, IL to Allan Churchhill and Marie Richardson.

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  • Thursday Jun 25 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Scott A Means

    Scott A. Means, 55, died at 4:45 a.m. Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at his mother's home. Born March 8, 1960 in Alton, he was the son of Shirley Means of East Alton and the late Lourn Thomas Means Jr. Scott was a self-employed carpenter.

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  • Monday Jun 22 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Robert K Cooke Jr

    Robert K. Cooke, Jr., 50, passed away at 7:05am on Sunday, June 21, 2015, at his residence. He was born on October 25, 1964, in Alton, the son of Robert K. Cooke, Sr. and the late Jennie Cooke.

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  • Monday Jun 22 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Lillian Nohava

    Lillian Nohava, 89, passed away at 5:30 a.m. Sunday, June 21, 2015 at Integrity Healthcare of Wood River. She worked in the corrigation department of Owens-IL Glass for 30 years before retiring in 1981.

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  • Monday Jun 22 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Dolores M Dee Kaffenberger

    Dee and Lee were the owners of the old Comet Restaurant and later, Liquor Store on Broadway in Alton, and was a resident of Rosewood Heights. Survivors include a daughter, Judy Johnson; grandchildren, Missy Wallace, Michael Wallace, Jr., Norton Freeze III, June Freeze, Marsha Gomez, and Richard Burch; great grandchildren, Hunter Mertz, Christopher and Danny Wallace, Evie, Angie and Alex Gomez, Victoria Camboia and Miracle Garcia; and cousins Dan, David and Michelle Neubauer, Karen Henke, Susan Sonnenberg, Nancy Elledge, Betty Reynolds, and Minerva Vale.

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  • Monday Jun 22 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Charles E Nisinger Jr

    Charles E. Nisinger Jr., age 68, of Bethalto, passed away Saturday, June 20, 2015, at Red Bud Regional Hospital with his family by his side.He was born June 25, 1946, in Alton, the son of Charles E. and Utha Nisinger Sr.. He married Jane Scherle on May 17, 1996 in Las Vegas, and she survives.Charles had been the Technical Supervisor at the SIUE Dental School before retiring.

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  • Monday Jun 22 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Brian Earl Bradshaw

    Brian Earl Bradshaw, 59, died at 11:45 p.m. Wednesday, June 17, 2015 with family and friends by his side. Born October 15, 1955 in Alton, he was the son of Robert C. and Eva Bradshaw.

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  • Friday Jun 19 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Richard Rick Burger

    Richard "Rick" Burger, age 71, of Godfrey, passed away Friday, June 19, 2015, at Eunice Smith Home in Alton with his family by his side.He was born August 11, 1943, in Alton, the son of George and Doris Jane Burger. He married Judy Reynolds on November 14, 1970 in Alton, and she survives.In addition to being a veteran of the U.S. Army, Rick was a machinist at Olin for over 40 years.

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  • Thursday Jun 18 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Edith Irene Cousins

    Edith Irene Cousins, 90, passed away peacefully at 7:55 p.m., Wednesday, June 17, 2015 with her children by her side at Rosewood Care Center of Alton. She was born on August 25, 1924 in Wood River, the daughter of the late Clarence William and Clara Swarringim.

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