Orville J. Bievenue, Sr., 87, of Red Bud, IL, died May 28, 2021, in Belleville, IL. He was born July 10, 1933, in Waterloo, IL.
He is survived by his children Sharon Irene (Carl) Wilson; Orville John Bievenue Jr.; & Gary Lee Clarence (Courtney) Bievenue; grandchildren Edward Drew Wilson, John Michael (Patty) Bievenue, Cody Bievenue, Reesha Marie Bievenue, Rachel Marie Bievenue, & Michael Bievenue; and great-grandchildren Ty Bievenue & Tessa Ray Bievenue.
Orville is preceded in death by his wife Erlene P. Bievenue nee Buss; and parents Sylvester & Luella (nee Laudon) Bievenue.
He was a member of St. Peter United Church of Christ - Red Bud, IL; US Army Veteran; Waterloo VFW; and Laborers' Union Local 196. He started work for Osterhage Construction when he was 16 and worked until he retired.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
10 AM until time of service Saturday, June 5, 2021 at St. Peter United Church of Christ
11 AM Saturday, June 5, 2021 at St. Peter United Church of Christ in Red Bud, IL
Pastor Cory Hartz officiating