FIELDON- Steve Ligus, 89, died at 11:43 p.m., Thursday, October 24, 2013 at Jerseyville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.He was born in Hammond, Indiana on Sept. 28, 1924, and retired from Jourdain Roofing in Alton after nearly 26 years of service.He married the former Helen (Ontis) Troutwine on July 27 1962 in Alton, and they have shared 51 years together.Surviving are his wife, Helen Ligus of Fieldon; five children & their spouses, Carol & Dan Sherwin of Jerseyville, Billie & Charles Delp of Fieldon, Donald & Lou Troutwine of Fieldon, Sharon & Roger Smith of Hamburg, and Sandy & Merle Hance of Fieldon; 14 Grandchildren; numerous great and great great grandchildren; and a brother, Edward Ligus of Hammond, In.He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, George; and two sisters, Margaret & Ann.Family & Friends are invited to attend graveside services at 11 a.m. Monday at the Fieldon Cemetery, as well as a luncheon at the Fieldon Masonic Lodge immediately following the internment.Memorials may be given to the activity department at Jerseyville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in care of Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville, who is in charge of the arrangements
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