J.C. Butler, 63, of Cahokia, Ill., born July 19, 1949, in New Madrid, Mo., died on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012 at his residence.
J.C. was a security guard for Whelan Security in St. Louis, Mo., and a U.S. Navy
He was preceded in death by his wife, Roberta Gayle, nee Lusk, Butler; his parents, Watt and Mary, nee Mayo, Butler; three sisters and five brothers.
Surviving are his two sons, Adam J. Butler of Cahokia, Ill., and Joseph C. (Cara) Butler of Waterford, Conn.; his daughter, Sarah Gayle (Robby) Gordon of Cahokia, Ill.; a granddaughter, Nina Rose Butler; also survived by four sisters and one brother.
Memorials may be made to Passages Hospice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.kasslyfuneral.com
Visitation: Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Kassly Mortuary, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Kassly Mortuary Chapel, Fairview Heights, Ill., with Monsignor James Blazine officiating. Interment will be in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
KASSLY MORTUARY, Fairview Heights, Ill.