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Edward J. Fansher

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Edward J. Fansher Obituary
Edward Fansher

Edward J. Fansher, 89, of O'Fallon, Illinois, born Friday, March 1, 1929, in East Saint Louis, IL, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at The Colonnade in O'Fallon, Illinois.

Edward worked as a Print Plant Foreman for Scott Air Force Base. He was a member of Christ United Methodist Church, Fairview Heights, Illinois, Smithton Senior Center; Former Volunteer for Meals on Wheels - Belleville; an avid golfer, artist, wood worker, and very big on camping. Edward was a United States Army Veteran serving in the Korean War.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas V. and Mary, nee Beers, Fansher; two brothers, Robert Fansher and Thomas Fansher; two sisters, Rita K. Fansher, and Betty McCaughey.

Surviving are his Wife, Dolores nee Hood, Fansher of O'Fallon, IL; two daughters, Rita E. (Roger) Boyd of Sparta, IL, and Leigh A. (Jeff) Bonifield of Millstadt, IL; four grandchildren, Erin Arras, Katherine (Brian) Lee, James (Abby) Bonifield, and Jerry Bonifield; and one great-grandson, Maxwell Lee.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.kurrusfh.com.

Memorials may be made to the Belleville Area Humane Society.

Visitation: Visitation from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, July 12, 2018 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, IL.

Services: Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, July 13, 2018, at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Rev. Shane Bishop officiating. Private family interment will be held at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, Illinois.

Published in Belleville News-Democrat on July 11, 2018
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