John White III|
John E. White III, 69, of Granite City, Ill., born Oct. 27, 2016, in Peoria, Ill., died Saturday, June 4, 2016, in Maryville, Ill.
John retired from Southwestern Correction Center. He was a mason, graduate of East St. Louis Senior High School, class of 1965, and graduated from Northwestern University.
He was preceded in death by his parents John E. and Mary E., nee Palus, White; and his sister, Lela White.
Surviving are his sister, Leliah (John) Baxter of Fults, Ill.; a half-sister, Linda Sue, nee White, of California; a half- brother, Michael Dale White of California; and an uncle, nephews, special friends, Jim and Maxine Tourville; a grand niece, and cousins.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: Donor's Choice.
Service: A private family service will be held.
QUERNHEIM FUNERAL HOME, Waterloo, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on June 7, 2016