Billy E. Holcomb, Jr., 72, of Red Bud, IL, died January 14, 2021, in Belleville, IL. He was born January 24, 1948, in Centralia, IL.
He is survived by his wife Kathleen M. Holcomb (nee Wiemer); children Lisa (John) Braun, Kelly (Mike) Koehler, and Bridget (Doug) Cortner; grandchildren Caitlyn & Alyson Cortner, and Jesse Koehler; aunts; nieces; nephews; cousins; & loyal companions Remie & Murphy.
Billy is preceded in death by his parents Billy E. & Mona (nee Miller) Holcomb, Sr.
He was retired from A&S Railroad, a proud US Army Veteran, a member of St. Charles Model Railroad Club, NRA member, and an avid sportsman and animal lover.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
St. Louis Children's Hospital or Helping Strays of Monroe County
4 PM until time of service Monday, January 18, 2021 at Quernheim Funeral Home
*due to COVID-19, only 10 visitors will be allowed to pay their respects at a time
7 PM Monday, January 18, 2021 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Pastor Greg Doussard officiating
Private burial will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery - St. Louis, MO