Bill G. Stacey, 80, of Fairview Heights, Ill., born June 18, 1935, in Equality, Ill., died Thursday, April 14, 2016.
Bill retired from Big River Zinc in Sauget, Ill. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge 504 A.F. & A.M. Fairview Heights, Ill. He was an avid fisherman, baseball coach, skilled artist and wood crafter.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Diane Carole, nee Denbow, Stacey; parents, Hiram Britton and Madge, nee Baldwin, Stacey; sisters, Anna Olsson and Eloise Raburn; and brothers, Gary Stacey and Charles Stacey in infancy.
Surviving are his son, Michael L. Stacey; a dedicated grandfather to Jason M. Stacey and Alexandra R. Stacey; and great-granddaughter, Rylee R. Stacey.
Donations may be made to the
. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.kasslyfuneral.com.
Visitation: Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, April 18, 2016 at Kassly Mortuary, Fairview Heights, Ill. A Masonic Ritual will be performed at 7:30 p.m.
Funeral: A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at Kassly Mortuary, Fairview Heights, Ill., with Jack Kurrelmeyer officiating. Interment will follow at Mount Hope Cemetery, Belleville, Ill.
KASSLY MORTUARY, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Apr. 17, 2016