William E. Habermehl

William E. Habermehl
, 78, of Belleville, IL, born Saturday, June 4, 1932, in East St. Louis, IL, died Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at his daughter's residence in Trenton.

Mr. Habermehl worked as a Operating Engineer for Keeley and Sons.

He was preceded in death by his:

  • Wife of 55 years: Anna A., nee Bieri, Habermehl
  •  Son: John M. Habermehl
  • Parents: Edmund and Mary, nee Newman, Habermehl
  • Brother: James Habermehl
  • Great Grandson: Michael Rivera

Surviving are his:

  • Daughters
    • Linda Rivera of Breese, IL
    • Laura (Dan) Dowd of Trenton, IL
  • Brother: Jack (Theresa) Habermehl of Waterloo, IL
  • Grandchildren
    • Christina, Anna, and Tania Rivera
    • Eric (Becky) Gorsich
    • Danielle (Kenny) Leach
    • Lauren and Alexandria Dowd
  • Great-Grandchildren
    • Taylor and Christopher Rivera
    • Tyler, Josephine,William, and Emma Gorsich
    • Expected Great Grandson in July
  • Numerous Nieces and Nephews

Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Southern Illinois.

Visitation: Friends may call from 4-8pm on Friday April 16, 2011 at the Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 11:00am Saturday, April 16, 2011 at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Rev. Ron Habermehl officiating. Interment will follow at Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, IL.

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