Billie Minner

Alton | Sunday, January 23 2022 |

Billie R. Minner, 84, passed away at 6:26 am on Sunday, January 23, 2022, at Alton Memorial Hospital

He was born on August 4, 1937, in Salem, KY, the son of William Harvie & Vineca Mildred (Miller) Minner

Billie married Lois M Booten on January 20, 1956, in Alton and she preceded him in death on June 12, 2001.

Billie retired from Laclede Steel Company after 38 1/2 years and was a member of Franklin Masonic Lodge 25 AF & AM, loved golfing, and had his pilot's license for 20 years.

Billie is survived by a daughter, Linda K. Minner of Austin, TX; a son, Steven (Stefani) Minner of Alton; eight grandchildren, Kyle (Kristin) Minner, Andy, Amy, Kayla, Kimberly, Jackie, Samantha, and Matthew; thirteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was also preceded in death by two sons, David and Kevin Minner, and a brother, Harvey J. Minner.

Franklin Masonic Lodge 25 AF & AM will conduct Masonic Rites at 11 am Friday, January 28, 2022, at Elias, Kallal, and Schaaf Funeral Home in Alton, visitation will continue from 11:15 until the time of Funeral Services at 1:00 with Rev. George Humbert officiating.

Burial will take place in the Wanda Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to the Wounded Warrior Project.

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Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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