Edwardsville Obituaries

Edwardsville Obituaries

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  • Thursday | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Paul D. Klopmeier

    Paul D. Klopmeier, age 52 of Worden, Illinois, died at 1:15 p.m. on Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at the Swansea Rehabilitation & Health Care in Swansea, Illinois. He was born March 16, 1963, in Highland, Illinois, the son of Darl F. Klopmeier of Worden, and the late Mary Klopmeier.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    'Gerry' Gerald A. Stahlhut

    "Gerry" Gerald A. Stahlhut age 80, of Edwardsville, Illinois, died at 12:45 p.m. on Sunday, January 31, 201,6 at Stillwater Senior Living in Edwardsville. He was born on September 2, 1935, in Fort Russell Township, Illinois, the son of the late Arnold & Clara Stahlhut.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Jesse Griffin

    Jesse Griffin, age 80, of Glen Carbon, died at 11:41 a.m. Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville. Also surviving are children: Marsha Reiff of Belleville, Tina Ficker of Edwardsville and Rae Lee Griffin of Cartersville, Ga.; grandchildren Amy Elston, Brooke Harvey and Blakely Reiff; two sisters: Joyce Eales of Moro and Lucy Kleuter of Brownsville, Texas; one brother: Dale Griffin of Madison and many nieces and nephews.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Ray Alan Lewis

    Ray Alan Lewis, 57, died at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, February 1, 2016 at his residence. He was born September 8, 1958 in Wood River the son of the late Clarence and Doris Mays Lewis.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Evelyn J. Garde

    Evelyn J. Garde, 83, died at 7:40pm on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. A lifelong Edwardsville/Glen Carbon resident, Evelyn spent her final two years in Champaign to be near her daughter.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    James L. Jackson

    James Lee Jackson, age 65, of Troy, Ill., born August 21, 1950 in Wood River, Ill., passed away Tuesday morning, January 26, 2016, at his home, after a 19-month valiant battle against multiple myeloma. Jim attended SIU-Edwardsville and Eastern Illinois University and was an educator for 30 years as an Audio-Visual Director and Social Studies teacher in Edwardsville.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Gladys May Freitag

    On January 25, 2016, Gladys May Freitag of Edwardsville, Illinois peacefully left this life at the age of 93. She was tired of sitting and tired of laying and ready to join her husband in Heaven. She kept her sense of humor and her quiet smile to the very end.

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  • Tuesday Jan 26 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    James C. Ruhl

    James C. Ruhl, age 80 of Edwardsville, died at 5:35 a.m. on Friday, January 22, 2016, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, Illinois. He was born June 24, 1935, in Edwardsville, the son of the late Charles & Edna Ruhl.

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  • Friday Jan 22 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Mary Ora Sievers

    Mary Ora Sievers, age 90, Edwardsville, IL, passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at Delmar Gardens, O'Fallon, MO. Mary was born on July 19, 1925 in Broughton, IL, a daughter of the late John and Elsie Lasater.

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  • Friday Jan 22 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Essie LaVonne Mellor

    Essie LaVonne Mellor, 89, passed away 9:40 a.m. Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at Eunice Smith Nursing Home in Alton. A past member of the Wood River VFW Post 2859 Ladies Auxiliary, she worked as a sales clerk at the Tri-City Grocery in Wood River and then at the K-Mart Store in Edwardsville.

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  • Wednesday Jan 20 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Terry Jo Coy

    Terry Jo Coy, 53, of Glen Carbon, lover of family, animals , silly movies and coffee was called home January 18, 2016. She is being welcomed home by those family members that preceded her with a glutinous Easter style pot-luck.

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  • Wednesday Jan 20 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Sharon M. (Finke) Reneau

    Sharon M. Reneau, 70, passed away at 12:25 pm Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at Elmwood Nursing Home in Maryville. She married Harry A. Reneau on April 7, 1995 in Edwardsville.

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  • Tuesday Jan 19 | via RiverBender.com 

    Coroner provides details of area man's death in sing...

    Madison County Coroner Stephen P. Nonn is that an investigation continues into the weekend traffic death of an Edwardsville man. Eric D. Dixon, 30, of Edwardsville , was pronounced dead at 5:04 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, along the 2800 block of Seminary Street at Black Creek in Alton.

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  • Monday Jan 18 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Helen C. Robertson

    Helen C. Robertson, 83, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 10:05 a.m. on Thursday, January 14, 2016 at Meridian Village in Glen Carbon. She was born Decemer 24, 1932 in Edwardsville, Illinois, a daughter of the late Ferdinand and Ella M. Peters.

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  • Monday Jan 18 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Charlyne B. Kruckeberg

    Charlyne B. Kruckeberg, age 88 of Edwardsville, Illinois, died at 12:05 a.m. on Saturday, January 16th, 2016, at Eden Village Care Center in Glen Carbon, Illinois. She was born on April 5th, 1927, in Edwardsville, the daughter of the late Edwin C. & Lillian Rethmeier.

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  • Monday Jan 18 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Helen E. Balster

    Helen E. Balster, age 85, of Edwardsville, Illinois died at 11:12 a.m. Sunday, January 17, 2016, in Worden, Illinois. Helen was a retired bus driver having worked for Edwardsville School District #7 for 15 years.

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  • Monday Jan 18 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Darrell G. Sherfy

    Darrell had worked in the medical billing department of St. Anthony's Health Center in Alton many years before retiring. Surviving also are a daughter, Misty Mexnarzic of Edwardsville; step-son, Steven Stuller of Wood River; granddaughter, Mekenzie Stuller; brother, David Sherfy of Godfrey; and sister, Cindy Sherfy of Bethalto.

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  • Friday Jan 15 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Richard Todd Henson

    Richard Todd Henson, 51, died at 4:14 p.m. Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at St. Louis University Hospital. Born April 21, 1964 in Alton, he was the son of Melvin D. and Sarah Ann Henson.

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  • Wednesday Jan 13 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Walter Bratten

    Walter Bratten, age 93, of Edwardsville, died at 7:10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville. He was born April 10, 1922, in Edwardsville, the son of the late Maxwell and Minna Glaser Bratten.

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  • Wednesday Jan 13 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Sara Glen Guswelle

    Sara Glen Gusewelle , age 80, returned peacefully to her heavenly home on January 10, 2016. Sara was born February 12, 1935 to the late Henry Ernst Grossenbacher and Mary Beth Grossenbacher, a local business man and a homemaker respectively in Overland, MO.

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