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Francis "Frank" B. Gregson

November 6, 1954 ~ June 10, 2017 (age 62)

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June 12, 2017

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Quernheim Funeral Home
800 S. Market Street
Waterloo, IL 62298

June 13, 2017

8:00 AM to 9:15 AM
Quernheim Funeral Home
800 S. Market Street
Waterloo, IL 62298

Funeral Mass
June 13, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Augustine of Canterbury Church - Hecker, IL
310 N. Main St.
Hecker, IL 62248

Francis B. "Frank" Gregson, 62, of New Athens, IL, died June 10, 2017, in Belleville, IL. He was born November 6, 1954, in Red Bud, IL.

    He is survived by his wife LuAnn Gregson (nee Birkner); children Scott (Lyndall) Gregson, Dr. Kristi (Dr. Jason) Moore, Katie (Dr. James) Munden; grandchildren Thomas Francis, Cassidy, Brady, Brynn, Finley, Maddox, Cynthia, Trey, Antwone, & Doris; mother Veronica  A. Gregson (nee Gale); brothers Gerard Q. (Clara) Gregson, Michael G. (Nancy) Gregson, and Marvin C. (Elaine) Gregson; mother-in-law Hedwig Birkner; brothers-in-law & sisters-in-law Dane Wittenbrink, Gilbert (Deanna) Birkner, & Jonella (Michael) Donius; dear friends Larry & Mary Schaltenbrand and Mike & Sherry Dill; aunts; uncles; nieces; nephews; & cousins.

    Frank is preceded in death by his father Quentin J. Gregson, father-in-law Gilbert Birkner, sister-in-law Evelyn Wittenbrink, & niece Aimee Gregson.

    He is a member of St. Augustine of Canterbury Church - Hecker, IL, president of the Holy Name Society, & groundskeeper for St. Augustine of Canterbury Church; member of Hecker Sportsman Club; Union carpenter; formerly employed at D & A Builders for over 30 years; outdoorsman; & a nature and animal enthusiast. 

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
St. Augustine of Canterbury Scholarship Fund or 
St. Augustine of Canterbury Church

    3 PM to 8 PM Monday, June 12, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home
    8 AM until 9:15 AM Tuesday 

Funeral Mass:
    10 AM Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at St. Augustine of Canterbury Church in Hecker, IL
        Father Von Deeke officiating
    Interment at St. Augustine Cemetery in Hecker, IL

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