Florence B. "Flossie" Earnhardt

Alton | Saturday, August 7 2010

Florence B. "Flossie" Earnhardt, 80, died at 3:00 p.m. Friday, August 7, 2010 at Eldercare in Alton.

She was born November 18, 1929 in Alton the daughter of the late Glen and Florence (Atkins) Hewlett. She retired as an executive secretary at Bell Telephone after 38 years of service. She volunteered at St. Francis Day Care in Alton. for many years and was a member of First Presbyterian church in Alton.

On September 2, 1966 in Alton she married Daniel G. Earnhardt and he survives. Also surviving are 2 step daughters; Lana and her husband Tom Meyer of O’Fallon, MO and Danna Atkins of Carson City, NV. Four grandchildren; Greg Meyer of Florissant, Stacey Meyer of Lake St. Louis, Mo, Jeff Atkins of Carson City, NV and Jill Berntson of Carson City. Two great-grandchildren; Houston Bernston and Skyler Bernston. One brother; Glen Hewlett Jr. of Alton. Two sisters; Clara Spooner of Alton and Barbara Jean Windmiller of Godfrey and nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Monday, August 9, 2010 from 12:30 p.m. until time of service at 1:30 p.m. at Gent Funeral Home in Alton with Reverend Brett Hendrickson officiating. Burial will be at Valhalla Memorial Park in Godfrey. In liew of flowers memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association. Additional information and online guest book may be found at

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Gent Funeral Home

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