Alton Obituaries

Alton Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Alton, IL

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  • 15 hrs ago | via Lincoln Daily News 

    Bennett, Rowena M.

    Rowena M. Bennett, 71, passed away at 3:27 p.m. on Saturday November 17, 2018 at her home.

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  • Monday | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Kathy Ann Reeder

    She loved and was beloved by her husband, Rick; brother and sister-in-law, John and Kathy Beck; mother-in-law, Gerry Cook; and the rest of the Beck and Reeder families as well as her friends, co-workers and church family at Main St. Baptist in Alton. Kathy was a devout Christian, who lived her faith.

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  • Monday | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Argia M. Bertolino

    Argia was born on March 31, 1951, the daughter of Fred and Mary Bertolino. Her father passed when she was five years old.

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  • Monday | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Joe Coleman

    Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until time of funeral at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at Gent Funeral Home in Alton.

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  • Friday Nov 16 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Jeffrey Allen Cummings

    Jeffrey Allen Cummings, 42, passed away on November 7, 2018, at his residence. He was born on August 14, 1976, in Alton, the son of Teresa Elder of Texas and the late Teddy Cummings.

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  • Friday Nov 16 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Grace LaVaughn Johnston Barker

    Her birth in Fidelity, Illinois on July 19, 1926 began a life of service to community and family. She definitely lived up to her name of "Grace" - no small order.

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  • Thursday Nov 15 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Jimmie R. Russell

    Jimmie R. Russell, 76, died at 6:20 p.m. Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at Willow Rose Rehab. and Health Care Center in Jerseyville.

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  • Thursday Nov 15 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    David A. Coakley

    David A. Coakley, 73 of Collinsville, Illinois, formerly of Granite City, Illinois passed away on Monday, November 12, 2018 at Anderson Hospital surrounded by his family. David was born on June 14, 1945 in Alton, Illinois; the son of the late Robert Lee and Robbie Darlene Coakley.

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  • Thursday Nov 15 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Rose Ellen Cruthis

    Rose Ellen Cruthis, 80, of Brighton, passed away at 6:58 am on Wed Nov 14, 2018 at home with her family at her side. She was born on April 10, 1938 in Alton to Charles Gorman & Rosetta Gorman.

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  • Wednesday Nov 14 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Mary Jane Lacke

    Mary Jane graduated from Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA in 1951 with a Bachelor of Arts degree. She was a reporter for the Johnstown News-Democrat until marriage.

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  • Wednesday Nov 14 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Donald R. Bohannon

    Donald R. Bohannon, 78, passed away at 6:41 p.m. Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born on October 18, 1940 in Benton, KY the son of Charles Ray and Alma Elizabeth Bohannon.

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  • Tuesday Nov 13 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Leslie D. Neilson

    She was born May 13, 1951, in Alton, the daughter of Charles and Shirley Taylor. She married Phillip Neilson in 1989 at College Ave. Presbyterian Church, and he survives.

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  • Friday Nov 9 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Joan Irene Linder-Price

    Born in Alton on April 19, 1963, she was the oldest of six children born to Jerry Wayne and Pamela Linder of East Alton. She had battled cancer four times in her early twenties.

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  • Friday Nov 9 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Helen Meyers

    She was the Past State President of the Illinois Fraternal Order of the Eagles Ladies Auxiliary and a member of the Alton Eagles Lodge 254 Ladies Auxiliary. She loved to bowl and was a member of the WIBC, enjoyed traveling, sewing and quilting.

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  • Thursday Nov 8 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Jacqueline 'Jackie' Hibbs

    Survivors include a daughter: Joanne Hibbs of Meadowbrook, Illinois, a son and daughter in law: Brian and Brittany Ivester of Alton, seven grandchildren: Kaydence, Braden, Hailey, Colin, Mason, Brianna, Alanna, two sisters and a brother in law: Dorothy Lamkin of East Alton, Pamela and Dennis Tucker of Bethalto, five brothers and a sister in law: Gary and Jane Hibbs of Cottage Hills, William Hibbs of Bethalto, Earl Hibbs, Jr. of Cottage Hills, Michael Hibbs of Cottage Hills, Jeffrey Hibbs of Cottage Hills, and many nieces, nephews, and other extended family and friends. In accordance with her wishes, cremation rites will be accorded.

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  • Tuesday Nov 6 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Emily Ikue-Rose Hampshire

    Born on October 22, 2004, Emily spent the 14 years of her life making everyone around her smile. She was a bright student always reading and writing, ready to learn more.

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  • Tuesday Nov 6 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Alberta A. Kennedy

    Alberta A. Kennedy, 94, died at 6:45 p.m. Friday, November 2, 2018 at Eunice Smith Nursing Home in Alton. Born October 2, 1924 in Alton, she was the daughter of Fred A. and Agnes P. Storm.

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  • Monday Nov 5 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Herbert A. Cope Jr.

    Herbert A. Cope Jr., 66, of Alton, passed away Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 11:48 am at Alton Memorial Hospital. He was born April 27, 1952, in Woodriver IL, the son of Herbert A. and Betty Lou Cope Sr. Herbert was an Owner and Operator of Cope and Sons Asphalt and Sealing.

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  • Friday Nov 2 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Cory R. Coolbaugh

    Born in Alton on October 18, 1985, he was the son of Cindy Lowe of Alton and the late Terry Richard. He is survived by his mother; son, Isaih Murrell; daughter, Olivia Coolbaugh; brothers, Matthew Coolbaugh of Alton, Kyle Batson of Wood River; sisters, Angela Ritter of East Alton, Anna Newell, Anna Jo Coolbaugh, Keyra Sasek and Rose Glassbrenner all of Alton.

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  • Thursday Nov 1 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Dr. John Franklin Gaskill

    Dr. John Franklin Gaskill, age 86, of Godfrey, passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at Eunice Smith Home in Alton. He was born November 24, 1931, in St. Charles, SD, the son of A. Dean and Orfa Gaskill.

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