George C. Gregson, 83, of Waterloo, IL, died August 17, 2021, in Red Bud, IL. He was born August 25, 1937, in Red Bud, IL.
He is survived by his children Jean (David) Salger, George L. (Beth) Gregson, Mary Gregson, James (Melissa) Gregson; grandchildren Jason (Rachel) Salger, Justin (Victoria) Salger, Jena (Nathan) Gibbs, George Ryan Gregson (fiancé Abby Reinneck), Haley Gregson, Hannah Gregson, Joshua Gregson, Isabel Gregson; great grandchildren Chelsea Salger, Preston Krack, Penelope Krack, Carrigan Salger, Logan Gibbs, Claire Gibbs; sister Rita Orlet; brothers-in-law John (Bonnie) Wirth, Joseph Wirth, and Mike (Jackie) Wirth, and James Merzweiler; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
George is preceded in death by his wife Bille G. Gregson; parents George Q. & Johanna C. (nee Kaiser) Gregson; sisters Regina Gregson and Maxine Linnertz; and brother Quentin J. Gregson.
He was a member of SS Peter and Paul Church and Monroe County Farm Bureau.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
SS Peter and Paul Church, SS Peter & Paul Cemetery, or American Cancer Society
4 PM to 8 PM Thursday, August 19, 2021 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until 10:30 AM Friday at Quernheim Funeral Home
11 AM Friday, August 20, 2021 at SS Peter & Paul Church in Waterloo, IL
Father Linus Umoren C.M. officiating
Interment at SS Peter & Paul Cemetery in Waterloo, IL