Granite City Obituaries

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  • 18 hrs ago | via Obits 

    Esther L Hardin

    Born in Alton on September 14, 1962, she was the daughter of Doris Torres of Alton and the late Jessie Frank Torres. In addition to her mother and husband surviving are two daughters, Dede Vinyard of Hartford, Lanora Mott of South Roxana; step-son, Chris Hardin of Monroe City, AL; six grandchildren; five sisters, Lisa Lee of Wood River, Theresa Bunker, Mona Lawson and Sue Holt all of Alton, Mary Valenzuela of Granite City.


  • Yesterday | via Obits 

    Steven A Gold Sr

    Steven A. Gold, Sr., 46, died 2:01 p.m. Thursday, February 26, 2015 in the emergency room at Gateway Regional Medical Center. Born September 24, 1978 in Sommerset, NJ, the son of Lynn MacFarland Hatfield of Roxana and Lance Michael Gold of Wood River.


  • Saturday | via Watertown Daily Times 

    Shirley Pelletier

    Shirley Edith Pelletier, 76 of Granite City, Illinois passed away peacefully at home as a result of end-stage COPD. She was born in Canton, New York, the daughter of the late Melvin and Leona Butler on August 27, 1938.


  • Monday Feb 23 | via Obits 

    Rose Mary Malson

    Rose Mary Malson, 59, died at 3:24 p.m, Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.She was born in Alton on July 17, 1955, and was the daughter of the late Eugene & Ida Malson.Rose Mary grew up and attended Alton Senior High School, and was a devoted woman to her family.Surviving are her life companion of 45 years and father to her four children, Ronald "Shorty" Mielke Sr. of Walkerville; two daughters & sons in law, Marian & James Cook of Granite City, Lacey & Scotty Ray Thompson of Roodhouse; two sons, Ronald Mielke Jr. of Eldred and Roy Mielke of Greenfield; four grandchildren, Scotty Thompson, Madison Mielke, Royce Mielke, and Emma Knox; a sister, Helen Scifres of Brighton; three brothers, Ronald Donaldson of Wood River, Steve Donaldson of Godfrey, and Eugene Malson of Dittmer, Mo.In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by infant twin daughters, ... (more)


  • Thursday Feb 19 | via Obits 

    Mary M Landre

    A FUNERAL MASS shall be at 10 am Sat Feb 21, 2015 at St Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Alton Serving the areas of Alton, Godfrey, East Alton, Wood River, Roxana, Edwardsville, Jerseyville, Brighton, Bethalto, Grafton, Granite City, Hartford, Highland, Troy, Fairview Heights, Belleville and the surrounding cities.


  • Sunday Feb 15 | via 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.


  • Tuesday Feb 10 | via Obits 

    John C Biver

    John C. Biver, 39, passed away at 3:40 p.m. on Saturday, February 7, 2015, at his home. He was born on December 10, 1975 in Granite City, Illinois.


  • Thursday Feb 5 | via Obits 

    Jean S Klein

    Jean S. Klein, age 85, of Alton, passed away at 9:25 am, Tuesday, February 3, 2015, at Fountain View Manor Memory Care in Granite City. She married William Russell "Bill" Klein of Cairo on August 13, 1951, at St. Joseph's Church in Cairo, Illinois.


  • Wednesday Feb 4 | via Obits 

    Lois Elaine Hindmon

    Lois Elaine Hindmon, 69, passed away at 4:21 am Wednesday February 4, 2015 at Bethalto Care Center.She was born January 3, 1946 the daughter of Elmer & Eunice Pine.Lois was a member of the Upper Alton Baptist Church and worked at St. Elizabeth/Gateway Hospital in Granite City and Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis as a registered nurse.She married Gene Hindmon on January 25, 1961 in Wood River and he survives.In addition to her husband, Gene Hindmon of Bethalto; she is also survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Christine & Alfred Shasteen of Oklahoma, and Joy & Douglas Sawyer II of Alton; nine grandchildren, Mary Elaine, Elsah, Ruby, Kate, Hank, Benjamin, and William Shasteen; and Grace and Anna Sawyer; and one brother and sister-in-law, Edward & Diane Pine.She was preceded in death by her parents, and an infant daughter, Jean Marie Hindmon.Visitation will be from 5 to 7 pm ... (more)