Charles DeSherlia

Godfrey | Thursday, November 3 2011

Charles DeSherlia, 58, passed away at 10:57 pm, Thursday November 3, 2011 at Alton Memorial Hospital, with his family by his side. He was born in Alton, IL on February 20, 1953 the son of the late Cube and Alma (Tolle) DeSherlia. On January 8, 1988, he married Rhonda Hill in Jerseyville, and she survives. He worked at Ford Motor Company for twenty-eight years until he retired. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved to fish and stay busy. He enjoyed spending time with his family especially his grandchildren. In addition to his wife, he is survived by three daughters, Candice and her husband Kyle Kronable of Jerseyville, Charly Jo DeSherlia of St. Louis, and Shannon DeSherlia of Grafton; one son Garrett DeSherlia of Grafton; one step-daughter, Christy Curry of Maine; six grandchildren, Bryce, Trinity, Kayden, Dakota, Dani, and Landen; two brothers and their spouses, Butch and Holly DeSherlia of Hamburg, IL, and Mike and Sandy DeSherlia of Grafton; and one sister and her spouse Margaret and Bobby Hill of Troy, MO. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his former wife Priscilla Curry. In celebration of his life, visitation will be from 1 pm to 4 pm Sunday November 6, 2011 at Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey, IL. Funeral service will be at 10 am Monday November 7, 2011 at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home with Rev. Bill Hendricks officiating. Burial will follow at Valhalla Memorial Park. Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences and guest book may be found at

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