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Thad B. Craft

October 9, 1967 — November 21, 2019

Thad B. Craft, 52, of Marissa, IL, died November 21, 2019, in Belleville, IL. He was born June 9, 1967, in Cape Girardeau, MO.
He is survived by his wife Kim Craft (nee Geaschel); daughter Tanya Heniser; stepson Billy (Darian) Craft; grandchildren Logan, Lathan, Kamden, Jaxon, and Jayse; brother Daniel (Tamara) Craft; mother-in-law Barbara Geaschel (nee Kren); aunts; uncles; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

Thad is preceded in death by his parents Billy and Nelda (nee Nussbaum) Craft; brother Joseph Craft; granddaughter Brooklyn Elisabeth; and father-in-law Don Geaschel.
He was a member of International Brotherhood Boilermakers Local 363, loved camping fishing, and watching westerns  on TV.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Family Wishes

4 PM to 8 PM Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Quernheim Funeral Home
1 PM until time of service Sunday at Quernheim Funeral Home
2 PM Sunday, November 24, 2019 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Pastor Doug Rice officiating
Interment at Marissa Township Cemetery in Marissa, IL

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Saturday, November 23, 2019

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