Loretta M. Tague

Godfrey | Saturday, October 16 2010

Loretta M. Tague, 75, died at 6:46 a.m. Saturday, October 16, 2010 at her home in Godfrey. 

Born June 19, 1935 in Alton, she was the daughter of John L. and Loretta M. (Buffington) Medlock.  She had worked at Eunice C. Smith Nursing Home for 30 years, retiring in 1997 as office manager and was a member of Elm Street Presbyterian Church in Alton. 

On August 3, 1953 in Alton, she married Charles R. Tague.  He survives.  Also surviving are two daughters, Victoria R. Prairie and her husband Jean of Godfrey, Mary E. Busler and her husband Dale of Godfrey, one son, Michael J. Tague and his wife Lynn of Champaign, IL, six grandchildren, Meaghan L. McIntyre and her husband Matt, Grant A. Fessler, Nicole E. Busler, Kelsey V. Busler, Abigail Graham, and Colin M. Tague, one great grandchild, Chloe A. McIntyre, one brother, John Medlock and his wife Jeanette of Brighton, and numerous beloved nieces and nephews. 

Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Monday at Gent Funeral Home in Alton where funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday. 

Burial will be private at Godfrey Cemetery. 

Memorials may be made to the Elm Street Presbyterian Church. 

Online guestbook and information may be found at 

Obit Provided By:
Gent Funeral Home

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