Earl William "Bill" Rahn, 80, of Maeystown, IL, died March 18, 2017, in St. Louis, MO. He was born July 12, 1936, in Red Bud, IL.
He is survived by his children Kim (Brock) Keckritz, Kathy (Wade) Goldschmidt, & Chris (Jennifer) Rahn; grandchildren Susan (Tom) Sweeney, Crystal (Rich) Weber, Scott (Bridget) Woodsmall, Stephanie (Jason) Bastien, Collin Goldschmidt, Cierra Goldschmidt, Dawson Goldschmidt, William Rahn, Nicole (Jason) Richter, Danielle Hines, Kirsten Foley, & DJ Foley; great grandchildren; sister-in-law Jean Rahn; nieces; and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his wife Phyillis A. Rahn (nee Higgerson); parents William & Frieda (nee Eggers) Rahn; grandson Kade Goldschmidt; brothers Orville, Harold, & Norman; brother and best friend Kenneth Rahn; and sister Leona Kent.
Bill was a member of Maeystown Sportsman Club and Steamfitter Local #439.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Oak Hill Therapy Garden
4 PM to 8 PM Friday, March 24, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Saturday St. John United Church of Christ
10 AM Saturday, March 25, 2017 at St. John United Church of Christ in Maeystown, IL
Pastor Patrick Poole officiating
Interment at St. John Cemetery in Maeystown, IL