Evelyn A. Mundy

Godfrey | Friday, June 8 2012

There was a celebration in heaven with the passing of Evelyn A. Mundy, 84, on Friday June 8, 2012 at Herman Memorial Medical Center in Houston, Tx.

She was born, in the home of her parents Otto and Lillie (Down) Rothe, one of twelve children, on April 12, 1928 in Jersey County, IL.

She married Billie L. Mundy, Sr. on October 1, 1947 in Alton, IL.  He preceded her in death on February 1, 2012.

She was a member of the North Alton Southern Baptist Church in Alton where she enjoyed teaching children in Sunday school for many years.

Evelyn enjoyed her family, was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and was a person loved ones turned to for advice and prayers. She was a true example of a loving Christian.

She is survived by six children; Sally (Richard) Austin of Wickenburg, AZ, Sandra (Jim) Rader of Summersville, WV, Rebecca (Scott) Feezel of S. Roxana, IL, Billie (Janet) Mundy, Jr. of Alton, IL, Mark (Barbara) Mundy of Huffman, TX, John (Bonnie) Mundy of Alton, IL, thirty-four grandchildren and many great grandchildren; eight siblings Charles Rothe of Jerseyville, IL, Bob (Odessa) Rothe of Kane, IL, Frank (GiGi) Rothe of  Brighton, IL, Wilbur (Liz) of Jerseyville, IL, Della Freeman of Godfrey, IL, Verna Hewitt of Godfrey, IL, Nina (Dale) Darr of Medora, IL, Ina (Bill ) Lowis of Piasa, IL.

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, a daughter Sarah Mundy, a grandson Wesley Lawhorn-Mundy, a sister Eileen Voorhees, and two brothers Melvin and John Rothe.

In celebration of her life, visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday June 14, 2012 at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey. Funeral Service will be at 11 a.m. Friday June 15, 2012 at Elias Kallal and Schaaf Funeral in Godfrey with the Rev. Sonny Renken officiating.

Burial will follow at Valhalla Memorial Park in Godfrey.

Memorials may be directed to the North Alton Southern Baptist Church.

Online condolences and guest book may be found at

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