Earl Wrigley

Bunker Hill | Monday, May 19 2014

Earl K. Wrigley also known as "Skeeter" or "Waldo", 76, of Bunker Hill, IL, died at his daughter's residence in Carpenter, IL on Monday, May 19, 2014 at 5:01 am. He was born August 17, 1937, in Caseyville, IL to Clarence Wrigley & Elaine (Clark). He married Marytena (Johnson) on April 14, 1989 in Fredericktown, MO. She preceded him in death on September 23, 1996.  He was retired after having worked as a coal miner in the area and a railroad worker for Illinois Terminal and then Northfolk and Southern. He is survived by his seven children, Vickie Reiter of Bunker Hill, IL, Joyce Bunt of Worden, IL, Teresa Berkman of Carpenter, IL, Becky Dresch of Marine, IL, Helen Stahlhut of Edwardsville, IL, Steven Wrigley of Great Falls, MT, Mark Wrigley of Alton, IL, step son, Michael O'Neil of Bunker Hill, IL, step daughter, Michelle O'Neil Saxton of Chicago, IL, 19 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, siblings, Connie Rutz of Collinsville, IL, Kathy Bauer of Collinsville, IL, George Wrigley of Collinsville, IL & Richard Wrigley of Collinsville, IL. Earl was preceded in death by his parents, spouse, daughter in infancy, Carol Ann Wrigley, brother, Clarence Wrigley Jr and great-grandson, William Michael. Friends may call on Friday, May 23, 2014 at Kravanya Funeral Home in Bunker Hill from 11:00 am until 12:00 pm. Funeral services are Friday, May 23, 2014 at 12:00 PM at Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill, IL. Burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery, Bunker Hill, IL. Memorials are suggested to Alzheimer's Association. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill, IL is in charge of the arrangements.

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