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Kolmer Memorial Cemetery
Monday June 12th, 2017
3:00pm - 8:00pm

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Francis "Frank" B. Gregson

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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When we were in the worst of times, you and your family really gave us the best of times.

Thanks Frank!

Oscar and Son Jun 21 2017 12:00 AM

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A SPATHIPHYLLUM was ordered on June 13, 2017

Expression of Sympathy Jun 13 2017 12:00 AM

LuAnn, I wish I could have been there to offer my condolances. I just want you to know how I care for you. Keep your faith.My Mom is a widow now and her pain is still strong but she is learning how to live in spite of it. You will be in my prayers. Love, Lynette Ellner

Lynette Ellner Jun 13 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Francis "Frank" Gregson

Pamela Liefer ( Berg) Jun 13 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers for family

Robert & Barbara Brown Jun 12 2017 12:00 AM

OUr thoughts and prayers are with you and all the family.

Rich and Dorothy Steingrubey Jun 12 2017 12:00 AM

LuAnn and family, Accept my most heartfelt sympathy, so sorry to hear of Franks passing , my thoughts and prayers are with all. Take care and may Gods love and memories get you thru this most difficult time and be with you in the future.

Carol Gerstner Jun 12 2017 12:00 AM

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A Dishgarden with fresh flowers was ordered on June 12, 2017

Expression of Sympathy Jun 12 2017 12:00 AM

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A DISH GARDEN WITH FRESH FLOWERS was sent on June 12, 2017

We are so sorry for your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Mary & Terry Herbeck Melissa & Larry Herbeck Mandy & Josh McGuire

Expression of Sympathy Jun 12 2017 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathies to the Gregson family

Dana Carroll Jun 12 2017 12:00 AM

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