“RIP Carl Staples. You will not ever be forgotten
“Because of you, I have the five most precious people I love in my life.
Mary Kaye Staples Aguilar
“The passion that I have for sports is due in part to your love for all athletic contests. I thank you for that.
I am so thankful that you got to spend time with our son. Like other people who met you, he developed a love for you and we are glad he got to know his Grandpa Staples. I only wish Collin had the same opportunity.
We will carry on the Staples name and try everyday to make you proud!
Love you grandpa!!
“I have alot of great memories and am thankful you came into my life and was there for the past four years gone but never forgotten love your grandson
“Carl always brought a smile to people's faces. R.I.P Brother you will be missed. To the family you all are in my thoughts and prayers.
“REST IN PEACE MY FRIEND
“Doc and I will be missing you for a long time.
“Thanks for all the memories, you will always be with me in my heart.
Love you Daddy!
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Staples, Carl Edward 78, of Metropolis, IL, died February 28, 2013 at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, MO. Carl spent his younger years in Mt. Vernon, IL. He served in the US Marine Corp during the Korean War. After his discharge he moved to Aurora, IL area, where he lived for 50 years prior to...Read More