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Saturday November 23rd, 2019
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Thad B. Craft

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.

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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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So very sorry to the entire family for their loss. My prayers are with Kim for comfort and peace.

Nicole Wacholtz Nov 25 2019 12:00 AM

So very sad to hear of the passing! Prayers for family.

Melissa ( Wagner) Eddy Nov 23 2019 12:00 AM

T bone said this Indian will always be creeping up on this cowboy

Terry Mauser Nov 23 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss Kim. I have a lot of good memories of Thad. He was in my confirmation class for 4 years. We all love Thad.

Valerie Fulton Metcalf Nov 22 2019 12:00 AM

I wish to express my most sincere sympathies and deepest condolences to all the family and friends. I am so very sorry for your loss.

Robert (Rocker) Votrain Nov 22 2019 12:00 AM