Funeral Homes in Alton, IL

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Below you fill find all funeral homes and cemeteries in or near Alton.

Alton is also known as: Madison County / Alton city.

Zip codes in the city: 62002.

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Elias-Smith Funeral Homes

At Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home our family will always serve your family with dignity and compassion. We are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to help our families in a time of need and assist them with funeral arrangements. We...

Irwin Chapel

Mr. Edward H. Schildman, undertaker and embalmer, opened Schildman Funeral Home in Venice, Illinois, in the late 1800's. Mr. Schildman closed his Venice funeral home in 1924, and opened the chapel at 2801 Madison Avenue in Granite City, which...

Cities near Alton offering funeral homes and cemeteries
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Alton Cemetery
1205 E 5th St
Alton, IL 62002
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Burke-Fine Funeral Home & Cremation Services
727 Langdon St
Alton, IL 62002
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Cathy M Williams & Sons
1695 Oakwood Ave
Alton, IL 62002
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Elias-Smith Funeral Homes
2521 Edwards St
Alton, IL 62002
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Fine & Quinn Chapel for Funerals
220 Court St
Alton, IL 62002
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Gent Funeral Home Incorporated
2409 State St
Alton, IL 62002
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St Joseph's Cemetery
519 E 4th St
Alton, IL 62002
Staten-Fine Funeral Home & Cremation Services
220 Court St
Alton, IL 62002
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Upper Alton Cemetery
2090 Oakwood Ave
Alton, IL 62002
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Williams Cathy M & Sons Funeral Home
1725 Oakwood Ave
Alton, IL 62002
Williams Mortuary
1924 Central Ave
Alton, IL 62002
Williams Mortuary
1921 Central Ave
Alton, IL 62002

Nearby Funeral Homes for Alton

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Alexander & Gubser Funeral
108 N Liberty St
Jerseyville, IL 62052
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Becker & Son Funeral Home
221 S Poplar St
Mount Olive, IL 62069
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George J Paynic Funeral Home
618 E Airline Dr
East Alton, IL 62024
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Irwin Chapel
3960 Maryville Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
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Jacoby Funeral Home Incorporated
708 W Carpenter St
Jerseyville, IL 62052
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Kravanya Funeral Home
308 N Main St
Benld, IL 62009
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Marks Mortuary
633 E Lorena Ave
Wood River, IL 62095
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Oak Grove Cemetery
801 E Spruce St
Jerseyville, IL 62052
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Spengel Boulanger Funeral Home
311 N Humboldt St
Highland, IL 62249
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Targhetta & Wooldridge Funeral
501 W Center St
Brighton, IL 62012
Targhetta Funeral Homes Incorporated
Route 16
Shipman, IL 62685
Thomas Saksa Funeral Home
2205 Pontoon Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
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Weber Funeral Home
304 N Main St
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Werner Mick Funeral Home
3939 Lake Dr
Granite City, IL 62040
Williamson Funeral Home
236 W Walnut St
Worden, IL 62097

Facts about Alton, Illinois

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Joe Odom (american football player), Craig Hentrich (american football player), Brian Jun (film director and film editor), Christina Romer (economist and professor), Joey Wright (coach), Lawrence Leritz (dancer and choreographer), and Leslie Frye (actor).

Alton is a city on the Mississippi River in Madison County, Illinois, United States, about 15 miles (24 km) north of St. Louis, Missouri. The population was 27,865 at the 2010 census. It is a part of the Metro-East region of the Greater St. Louis metropolitan area in Southern Illinois. It is famous for its limestone bluffs along the river north of the city, for its role preceding and during the American Civil War, and as the hometown of jazz musician Miles Davis and Robert Wadlow, the tallest known man in history. It was the site of the last Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas debate in October 1858. The former state penitentiary here was used during the war to hold up to 12,000 Confederate prisoners of war.

Alton Obituaries

It was reported on September 16th, 2018 that James Hale "Dr Jim" Soklowski passed on in Atlanta, Georgia.  Soklowski was 82 years old and was born in Alton, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor James Hale "Dr Jim"'s life.

It was noted by Register Guard on August 5th, 2018 that Natalie Mae Stott (Scovell) passed away in Eugene, Oregon.  Ms. Stott was 96 years old and was born in Alton, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Natalie Mae's life.

It was reported on February 27th, 2018 that Arthur R Ambrosi passed on in Alton, Illinois.  Ambrosi was 71 years old and was born in Manchester, CT.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Arthur R's life.

It was disclosed on February 22nd, 2018 that Norma Fay Tarrant perished in Alton, Illinois.  Tarrant was 86 years old and was born in Tarpon Springs, FL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Norma Fay's life.

It was revealed by Providence Journal on January 1st, 2018 that Ralph E Churchill died in N Scituate, Rhode Island.  Churchill was 88 years old and was born in Alton, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ralph E's life.

It was written by Centralia Sentinel on December 12th, 2017 that Pasty Ruth Hogue (Harten) perished in Alton, Illinois.  Ms. Hogue was 88 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Pasty Ruth's life.

It was reported on December 6th, 2017 that Janet Sue Ash (Carson) died in St Louis, Missouri.  Ms. Ash was 72 years old and was born in Alton, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Janet Sue's life.

It was noted by The Commercial Appeal on November 21st, 2017 that Larmer Austin "Bud" Leady perished in Millington, Tennessee.  Leady was 83 years old and was born in Alton, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Larmer Austin "Bud"'s life.

It was reported by Register Guard on October 26th, 2017 that Leonard Arthur Brakeville died in Oregon.  Brakeville was 84 years old and was born in Alton, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Leonard Arthur's life.

It was revealed by Cincinnati Enquirer and Cincinnati Post on October 22nd, 2017 that Frederick A Betz passed on in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Betz was 91 years old and was born in Alton, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Frederick A's life.

History

The population was 34,511 at the 2006 census.

The Alton area was home to Indigenous peoples of the Americas Americans long before the founding of the modern city. Alton is a city in Madison County, Illinois County, Illinois, United States, about 15 miles north of St. Louis, Missouri Louis, Missouri. While early historic accounts indicate occupation of this area by the Illiniwek or Illinois Confederacy, earlier native settlement is evidenced by the presence of the famous Piasa bird painted on a cliff face nearby, first seen by Europeans in 1673 by Father Jacques Marquette. .

The official website for the city of Alton is http://www.alton-il.com/.

Alton Funeral Home News

Sr. Dolores Marie Ramsey
Alton. The Rev. Virgil Mank will preside. Memorials may be made to the Queen of Peace Healthcare Center, 845 Danforth St., Alton, IL 62002. Staten Fine Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be found at www.staten-fine.com.
http://www.thetelegraph.com/articles/ramsey-46454-ursuline-alton.html

Tristate Regional News, Thursday 10/28
His funeral will be Friday at Voss Chapel in Seymour ... Three Republican governors came to Illinois Wednesday to drum up support for Brady. Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal was among them. He told voters that simply coming out to vote is more important ...
http://tristatehomepage.com/fulltext/?nxd_id=212296

Mary A. Vergits
of New Albany and one daughter, Cheryl (Jim) Cook of Wintersville, one sister Ann DiLeonardo of Alton, IL and four grandchildren ... Calling hours are Thursday 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, 4435 Sunset Blvd.
http://www.hsconnect.com/page/content.detail/id/550040/Mary-A--Vergits.html?nav=5011

Helen Welsh
She retired from the Illinois American Water Company in Alton ... Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5, at Gent Funeral Home in Alton, where funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6. The Rev. David Olson will officiate.
http://www.thetelegraph.com/articles/welsh-46730-alton-nov.html

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Gent Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1935 Gent Funeral Home has been serving the greater Alton area. The Gent-Bowles family is dedicated to continually offer exceptional service ...
http://www.gentfuneralhome.com/

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