Alton Obituaries

Alton Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Alton, IL

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  • Tuesday Jul 26 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Edward Buckshot

    Edward Buckshot, 68, died at 12:42 p.m. on Monday, July 25, 2016. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 4, 2016 at Gent Funeral Home in Alton,

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  • Tuesday Jul 26 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Frances Gay Pauly Bryant

    Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Friday, July 29, 2016 at Gent Funeral Home and again Saturday, July 30, 2016 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 10 East Third St., from 9:00 a.m. until the funeral mass at 11:00 a.m. Headstart, Family Services, or the Episcopal Parish of Alton. Online guestbook and information may be found at www.gentfuneralhome.com Get breaking news, sports, obits, shop local deals, weather forecasts, classifieds, video and more delivered directly to your email inbox.

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  • Tuesday Jul 26 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Richard J. Mader

    Richard J. Mader, 69, died at 11:37 a.m. on Monday, July 25, 2016 at his residence. He was born July 8, 1947 in Chicago, IL the son of the late Joe and Margaret Mary Mader.

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  • Monday Jul 25 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Kimberly 'Kim' Larrick

    Kimberly "Kim" Larrick, 51, of East Alton passed away Sunday, July 24, 2016 at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, MO with her family by her side. She was born March 3, 1965 in Omaha, Nebraska.

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  • Monday Jul 25 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Everett R. Rhyne

    Everett R. Rhyne, 79, former of East Alton, passed away 7:34 p.m. Sunday, July 24, 2016 at Brent B. Tinnin Care Center i Ellington, MO. Born on March 23, 1937 in East Alton, he was the son of Martin Thomas Sr. and Eva Mae Rhyne.

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  • Monday Jul 25 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Arthur Earl Schulz

    Arthur Earl Schulz, 93, passed away peacefully at home in Alton, Illinois on July 24, 2016, surrounded by his children. A lifelong resident of Alton, Arthur was born on January 17, 1923 -- the youngest of nine children of Bernard C. Schulz and Mary H. Schulz of Alton.

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  • Sunday Jul 24 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Bertha L. Sweet

    Bertha L. Sweet, 97, of East Alton passed away Saturday, July 23, 2016 at her home. She was born March 3, 1919 in Benton, IL to George B. and Flora Upchurch.

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  • Thursday Jul 21 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Keith Evans Wright

    Keith Evans Wright, 88, of Brighton, IL passed away at 11:33 pm on Wed July 20, 2016 at Rosewood Care Center in Alton surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Sandusky, MI on July 14, 1928.

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  • Wednesday Jul 20 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Richard W. LaTempt

    Born in Alton he was the son of Alice Virginia LaTempt of Wood River and the late Virgil LaTempt.

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  • Tuesday Jul 19 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Darrell 'Dean' Melton

    Darrell "Dean" Melton, 91, passed away 7:15 p.m. Sunday, July 17, 2016 at Rosewood Care Center of Alton. A World War II army veteran, he had worked as an operating engineer for the Shell Oil Company before retiring.

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  • Monday Jul 18 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Betty Elizabeth Wilson

    Mother Betty Elizabeth Wilson, 96 went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 12,2016 at Saint Luke's Hospital in St. Louis, MO with her family by her side. Visitation will convene Wednesday, July 20, 2016 from 10 until time of service at 11:00 a.m. at Douglas Memorial Church of God in Christ.

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  • Sunday Jul 17 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Steven Leslie Griggs

    Steven Leslie Griggs, 61, died at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at Elmwood Nursing & Rehab Center in Maryville, IL. Born January 23, 1955 in Alton, he was the son of Dorothy Evadine Griggs Masterson of Bethalto and the late William Leslie Griggs.

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  • Sunday Jul 17 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Derwood Vasser

    Derwood Vasser, 90, passed away at 1:43 a.m. Saturday, July 16, 2016 at Rosewood Care Center in Alton. Born Sept.

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  • Friday Jul 15 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Patsey Ruth Hampsey

    CHILDREN: Steven & Donna Hampsey of Madison, IL., Loeta J, & Stan Helicke of Tampa, FL.

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  • Wednesday Jul 13 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Ellen B. Naujokas

    Ellen B. Naujokas, 64, died at 12:40 p.m. Sunday, July 10, 2016 at her home in Alton. Born June 17, 1952 in Alton, she was the daughter of Woodrow W. and Virginia Besterfeldt.

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  • Wednesday Jul 13 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Paul A. 'Red' Stephens

    Paul A. "Red" Stephens, 87, longtime resident of East Alton, passed away 2:30 a.m., Thursday, July 12, 2016 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Born on September 24, 1928 in Brewer, Ark., he was the son of Orville Herman and Martha Belle Stephens.

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  • Tuesday Jul 12 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Dolly Jean Fry

    Dolly Jean Fry, 88, formerly of East Alton, passed away Sunday, July 10, 2016 at her daughter's home. She peacefully exited this world and entered the Kingdom of God to live eternally in His presence.

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  • Tuesday Jul 12 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Emma D. Norris

    Emma D. Norris, 89, passed away at 1:49 pm, Sunday, July 10, 2016 at Rosewood Care Center in Alton, one day before her 90th birthday, with her family by her side. She was born July 11, 1926, in Wood River, the daughter of Claud and Hattie Holcomb.She married Charles D. Norris on August 24, 1946 at the Bethalto Methodist Church.

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  • Tuesday Jul 12 | via Lincoln Daily News 

    12th Annual Illinois C.O.P.S. Cycle Across Illinois

    The Illinois Chapter of Concerns of Police Survivors will hold their 12"Annual Cycle Across Illinois, a charity bicycle ride to support the Illinois families of law enforcement officers who have died in the line of duty.

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  • Monday Jul 11 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Jimmy Sanders

    Visitation will be from 2 pm until time of service at 3 pm on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at the Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home in Alton, Il with the Rev. Sam White officiating.

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