Charlene Pelan, 76, passed away at 9:20 pm Friday, January 31, 2014 at Alton Memorial Hospital.
She was born on August 4, 1937 in Karbers Ridge, IL, the daughter of James L. and Edith P. (Moore) Paris.
Charlene worked at Venture Department Stores for several years as the Assistant Manager.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Joseph & Patty Pelan of Las Vegas, NV, a daughter, Penny Woodard of St. Peters, MO; three grandchildren, Nicholas & Jeremy Woodard and Mitchell Ledford.
Visitation will be from11 am until time of funeral services at 1 pm Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral in Bethalto.
Committal services will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens Chapel in Bethalto.
Memorials may be made to American Lung Association.
Online condolences and guest book may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com