Hubert Donald Lynn, 87, died suddenly at 2:27 p.m., Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at his residence.He was born on Oct. 16, 1924 in Dow, IL. and was the son of the late Floyd Richard & Aletha Jane (Quinn) Lynn.Hubert was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during World War II and retired as a mechanic from Lynn Tractor.He first married Paula Maxine McCauley in 1943, and together they had four children. He later married Ova (Summers) Wilson on Aug. 30, 1975 in Moline Acres, Mo., and they shared 22 years together before her death on Dec. 12, 1997.Surviving are a daughter & son in law, Paula & Paul Turner of Granite City; a son & daughter in law, Jerald & Robbie Lynn of Fordsville, Ky.; his step children & their spouses, Ralph & Carolyn Wilson of Jerseyville, Michael & Connie Wilson of Fieldon, Judy & Robert Cull of O'Fallon, and Joseph & Chris Wilson of Jerseyville; five grandchildren, seven great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; a sister, Dorothy Bennett of Gillespie; and a brother & sister in law, Rev. Paul & Wilma Lynn of Kansas City, Mo.He was preceded in death by his parents, wife; a son, Donald Hubert Lynn in 1993; a daughter, Nyle Lynn in 1972; and an infant brother.Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville, where funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Monday. Rev. Clyde Shaw will officiate.He will be laid to rest in the Grimes-Neeley Cemetery in Jerseyville, with the Jerseyville American Legion Post 492 conducting military graveside rites.Memorials may be given to the Gospel Assembly Church in Jerseyville.
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