James Edward McCluskey, 76, of Caseyville, Ill., formerly of Collinsville, Ill., died on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, at St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Belleville, Ill.
James served in the United States Army. He retired from Bradford Electric as a sales manager.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mancil and Marcella, nee Cornwall, McCluskey.
He is survived by his wife, Joyce McCluskey, nee Fowlkes; his children, Jim McCluskey, Jason McCluskey, Samantha McCluskey and Shannon McCluskey all of Collinsville, Ill.; his step-children, Cynthia (Stanley) Wallace of Paris, Tenn., and Michelle Schaffer of Collinsville, Ill.; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother, Mancil "Bud" McCluskey of St. Libory, Ill.; a sister, Betty Stark of Millstadt, Ill.; his mother-in-law, Frances Fowlkes; and his brother-in-laws, Charles (Becky) Fowlkes and Ron Fowlkes.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Foundation.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.kasslyfuneral.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015, at Kassly Mortuary, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral procession to leave at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, from Kassly Mortuary, Fairview Heights, Ill., for an 11 a.m. graveside service at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
KASSLY MORTUARY, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Nov. 13, 2015