Alton | Friday, January 27 2012
John R. Poole, 66, died at 3:43 p.m. Friday, January 27, 2012 at Saint Louis University Hospital.
He was born December 18, 1945 in Alton the son of Josh and Ruth (Earley) Poole. He worked in the mold shop
at Owens Illinois Glass until the company closed. He is survived by one son; Bobby Poole of Overland
Park, KS. He was preceded in death by his parents and his twin brother; Joe Poole.
A memorial visitation will be Monday, January 30, 2012 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. Burial
will be private.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Victory Junction, victoryjunction.org, 4500
Adam’s Way, Randleman, NC 27317 or Saint Anthony’s Hospice, sahc.org, Saint Anthony’s Foundation,
P.O. Box 340, Alton, IL 62002-0340.
Additional information and online guest book may be found at www.gentfuneralhome.com
Gent Funeral Home