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Phoebe M. Kaegi

Wood River | Friday, May 6 2016

Phoebe M. Kaegi, 88, passed away, peacefully, with her family at her side, at 11:55 a.m. Friday, May 6, 2016 at Alton Memorial Hospital.

Born May 24, 1927 in Hardin Co., IL, she was the daughter of William Baldwin and Geraldine (Cowsert) McGovern.

She married Garcia D. "Red" Kaegi on October 13, 1950 in Wood River.  He died May 1, 2014.

Surviving are two daughters, Joyce Harrington, Sherry Hall (Mark Hayes) all of Wood River; six grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren; sister, Cleoma (Wendell) Robinson of Rosiclare; several nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband; grandson, Carson Wright; half-brother, Ronnie Baldwin; and son-in-law, Jim Harrington.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Marks Mortuary in Wood River.

Burial will follow in Wanda Cemetery in South Roxana.

Memorials may be made to the 1st General Baptist Church in Rosewood Heights, where she had been a member.


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