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Charles Coke

Charles Coke


Charles A. L. Coke, 84, of Lenzburg, IL; born January 6, 1928 in Marissa, IL; passed away on Saturday, September 1, 2012 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville, IL.

Mr. Coke was laborer with Four Star Homes. He was a member of Laborers’ Local 459 in Belleville, IL. He was a United States Army veteran and a member of the American Legion.

He is preceded in death by his parents Lon and Nettie, nee Norris, Coke. His wife Anna Mae, nee Crews, Coke whom he married on June 20, 1948 in Cutler, IL and who passed away on December 18, 2002. 1 son – Charles L. Coke. 2 grandsons. 1 great-granddaughter. 13 brothers and sisters.

He is survived by his children – Randy Coke of Modoc, IL; Jay (Della) Coke of Cutler, IL; Theresa Coke of Marissa, IL; Linda (Lonni) Beck of Baldwin, IL; Donna (Neal) Roberts of Marissa, IL; Rhonda (John) Nieweglowski of Baldwin, IL. 16 grandchildren. 20 great-grandchildren. 2 great-great grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or Heartland Hospice.

Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm and on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 from 9:00am to 10:00am.

Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 10:00am.

Interment: Burial will be held in the Marissa Township Cemetery in Marissa, IL.

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  1. Administrator says:

    So sorry for your loss. Praying that God comforts you and your family.

    Posted by: robert otti – pinckneyville, IL – friend of jay Sep 03, 2012

  2. Administrator says:

    Such a nice man. Saw all the time at the Diner in Marissa. He always spoke and had time for a chat. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers

    Posted by: Stephen Hodges – Marissa, IL – Friend Sep 03, 2012

  3. Administrator says:

    Donna, Randy, and theCoke family, Mymekjw thoughts and prayers are with you.”May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.”

    Posted by: Debbie (Frech) – IL Sep 04, 2012

  4. Administrator says:

    Dear Randy, Jay, Donna, Rhonda, Theresa and Trinna,. I am very sorry for your loss. I know you will miss your dad dearly, but he is near your mother and brother now and at peace. May your memories bring smiles to mingle with your tears.

    Posted by: Lori Mavers Schneider Oct 09, 2012

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