Alton Obituaries

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    Vernis D Miller

    Vernis D. Miller, 90, passed away at 4:00 am Friday, February 27, 2015 at Rosewood Care Center in Alton. Vernis served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II in the infantry.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Ronnie Kraushaar

    A U.S. Army veteran, Ronnie was a collector of various items and loved to travel. He worked at Olin Corp. for 42 years as a table packer.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Bertha A Brown

    Bertha A. Brown, 97, passed away at 6:14 pm Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at her daughter's home surrounded by her family. She was born September 28, 1917 in Alton, Illinois, the daughter of Thomas D. and Myrtle L. Hudelson.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Pauline Polly Hale

    Pauline "Polly" Hale, 89, died at 6:46 p.m. Monday, February 23, 2015 at St. Joseph Hospital West in Lake St. Louis, MO. Born September 10, 1925 in Alton, she was the daughter of Russell H. and Pauline Hale.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Ralph L Johnson

    Ralph L. Johnson, age 89, passed away at 4:55 pm Monday, February 23, 2015 at the Bethalto Care Center. He was born on January 22, 1926 in Alton, IL, the son of the late William F. and Lucille Johnson.

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  • Tuesday Feb 24 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Genevieve Genny Sizemore

    Genevieve "Genny" Sizemore, 44, went to be with the Lord after battling for many years with a rare blood disorder on Monday, February 23, 2015, at 6:20 pm, at the Siteman Cancer Center in St, Louis, MO with her family by her side. She was born on October 27, 1970 in Birmingham, AL, the daughter of the late Stonie T. Sizemore, and Alice L. Messer.

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  • Tuesday Feb 24 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Harry B Rose

    Born Jan. 7, 1929 in Kampsville, he was the son of Harry A. Rose and Hazel E. Rose-Calvert. Harry was a U.S. Navy veteran.

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  • Tuesday Feb 24 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Phillip Ray Boda

    He was born in Wood River, IL on October 25, 1968, the son of Melvin J. Boda and Barbara A. Boda. Phil was an independent bricklayer.

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  • Monday Feb 23 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Danny Mitts

    Danny Mitts, 64, passed away at 9:40pm on Thursday, February 19, 2015, at Mercy Hospital in St. Louis. He was born on May 11, 1950, in Swifton, Arkansas, the son of the late Lesley and Lucy Mitts.

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  • Sunday Feb 22 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Danny Leo Maronie

    Danny Leo Maronie, 66, died at 8:08 p.m. on Thursday, February 19, 2015 at his residence. He was born December 2, 1948 in Alton.

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  • Sunday Feb 22 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    William D Bill Hileman

    He was an active member of the 1st Assembly of God Church in East Alton for over 30 years, helping in many capacities including ushering, Sunday School Superintendent and coaching the church basketball team. Surviving also are two daughters and a son-in-law, Teresa and Randy Roth of Godfrey, Denise Shampine of East Alton; two sons, Dennis Shampine of South Roxana, Donald Shampine of East Alton; seven grandchildren; two great grandsons; several nephews, great nieces and nephews and cousins.

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  • Friday Feb 20 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Harvey Elbert Edmiston

    Harvey Elbert Edmiston, 80, died at 9:47 a.m., Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at Jerseyville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center after a period of declining health.He was born near Haypress, in Greene County, IL.

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  • Tuesday Feb 17 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Richard L Dick Diuguid

    Richard L. "Dick" Diuguid, 78, passed away at 2:54pm on Monday, February 16, 2015, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville with his loving family by his side. He was born on January 8, 1937, in Cottage Hills the son of the late Frank and Eva Diuguid.

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  • Tuesday Feb 17 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    James H Jim Mitchell

    James H. "Jim" Mitchell, 68, passed away at 8:13am on Tuesday, February 17, 2015, at his residence with his loving family by his side. He was born on May 4, 1946, in Alton, Illinois the son of the late Henry and Mayme Mitchell.

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  • Tuesday Feb 17 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    George M Teasley Jr

    George M. Teasley, Jr., 89, passed away 4:20 a.m. Sunday, February 15, 2015 at Rosewood Care Center of Alton. Born in Wood River on July 1, 1925, he was the son of George M. Sr., and Blanch E. Teasley.

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  • Tuesday Feb 17 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Tula Mae Neuhaus

    Tula Mae Neuhaus, 87, passed away 3:20 a.m. Thursday, February 12, 2015 at Eunice Smith Nursing Home in Alton. Tula ad worked as a sales clerk at Baxter's in Alton 16 years before retiring in June of 1998.

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  • Sunday Feb 15 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Raleigh S Battles

    Raleigh S. Battles, 102, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ at 10:40 pm, Friday February 13, 2015 at Rosewood Care Center in Alton. He was born in Nokomis, IL on June 19, 1912 the son of the late Luther and Clara Battles.

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  • Friday Feb 13 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Mary Louise Gottlob

    Mary Louise Gottlob, 86, of Godfrey, a dedicated mother and grandmother, passed peacefully on Thursday, February 12, 2015, at her home surrounded with great love and caring by her family.Mary was born on November 21, 1928 the daughter of the late John E. Butler and Viola R. Butler Walsh of Alton.St. Mary's Catholic Church in Alton was the site of her wedding to John Henry Gottlob of Alton on November 23, 1946.

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  • Friday Feb 13 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    William Wild Bill E Coates

    William "Wild Bill" E. Coates, 58, passed away at 9:07 am, Monday, February 9, 2015 at St. Anthony's Health Center in Alton. He was born in Jerseyville, IL on November 9, 1956, the son of the late William and Sharon Coates.

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  • Friday Feb 13 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Lois June Martin Greathouse

    Lois June Martin Greathouse, 89, died at 5:35 p.m. Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at Blu-Fountain Manor. Born June 2, 1925 in Granite City, she was the daughter of Elbie and Bertha Martin.

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