Clyde W. Zanders, 79, of Baldwin, IL, born July 10, 1942, in Belleville, IL, passed away at his home on Tuesday June 21, 2022. Mr. Zanders was a farmer, did custom spraying and fertilizing and also worked at the Wesley Zanders Fur Company. He loved hunting, fishing, trapping or anything having to do with the outdoors.
Mr. Zanders was preceded in death by his parents – Wesley L. and Wilhelmina H. (Sommer) Zanders.
Clyde is survived by his loving companion of over 25 years – Ann Peters also of Baldwin, IL, one son – Randall Zanders of Alvin, Tx, one sister – Marilyn Napier of Baldwin, IL, one brother – Richard Zanders of Coulterville, IL, four grandchildren – Ashley, Zach and Daniel Zanders and Brandi Neuhaus, five great grandchildren – Kaiden Kloth, Kailee Duren, Zoey Zanders and Jackson and Tucker Neuhaus. He is also survived by other relatives and friends.
Memorials in Clyde’s honor may be made to St. John United Church of Christ in New Athens, IL or to the donor’s choice.
Visitation: Friends and family will be gathering from 9 to 11 a.m. on Friday July 1, 2022, at St. John United Church of Christ in New Athens, IL.
Funeral: Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday July 1, 2022, at St. John United Church of Christ in New Athens, IL with Rev. Dr. Robert Koch officiating. Interment will follow at Baldwin City Cemetery in Baldwin, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.