Akers, Jesse E. 'Ed' entered into rest on Mon., Aug. 7, 2006.
Beloved husband of Helen Foerster Akers (nee: McDonald) and the late Frieda Akers (nee: Wilson) and Grace Akers (nee: Dowling); dear father of William 'Bill' (Kathy) Akers and Robert Warren (Carol) Akers, Diane (Jeff) Wilson, Julie (Greg) Faupel, Charles 'Chuck' (Cindy) Foerster, Curt (Linda) Foerster, Jodi (Dave) Hughes; proud grandfather of 22, loving great-grandfather of 7; dear brother of Mavis Mooney and Mary Ann Knight; dear uncle, cousin and friend. Memorials to the American Lung Association preferred.Services: The Stygar Family of Funeral Service is caring for Ed's family at STYGAR MID RIVERS Funeral Home, 5987 Mid Rivers Mall Dr. (St. Charles). Funeral on Fri., Aug. 11 at 10:00 a.m. Interment private. Visitation Thurs., Aug. 10, 4-8 p.m.