James "Sarge" Hanna

James P. "Sarge" Hanna
, 67, of Belleville, IL, born Friday, April 16, 1943, in East St. Louis, Il, died Saturday, November 6, 2010 at  his residence.

Mr. Hanna worked as a train dispatcher for the Terminal Railroad. He was a U.S.M.C Vietnam War Veteran and Purple Heart recipient.

He was preceded in death by:

  • Parents: James M. & Loretta L. Hanna nee Longelle

Surviving are his:

  • Wife:  Sue Hanna nee Hood of Belleville, IL
  • Children
    • Rhonda (Mark) Huber
    • Gregory Ebersohl
    • Renee (Doug) Long
    • Heath (Sara) Harper
  • Brothers
    • Tom (Cathy) Hanna
    • Jerry Hanna
  • Grandchildren
    • Nicholas (Michelle) Cresswell
    • Taylor Sisk
    • Miranda Long
    • Peyton Long
  • Niece: Lori Gablman

Memorials Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Southern IL or Siteman Cancer Center.

Visitation:  Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010 at the Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, Illinois.

Services: Funeral procession will leave Kurrus Funeral Home at 9:45am on Wednesday, November 10, 2010, for a 10:30am graveside service 
at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. By his request cremation was held.

Condolences left for James "Sarge" Hanna:

    I remember Bim from Holy Angels Grade School and Assumption High School. We offer our deepest sympathies to the family.

    Dale Schrage Santa Fe NM 87501