Errol Don Mandrell, 82, of Tilden, IL; born on March 24, 1939 in Crab Orchard, IL the son of Cecil and Wilma (Hankins) Mandrell; passed away on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO.
Errol worked as an electrician for 36 years before retiring. He was a member of the Sparta Masonic Lodge for over 50 years. Errol enjoyed woodworking and cooking. He was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. Errol was a well respected member of the Sparta Eagles Club for 54 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents; infant sister – Colleen Mandrell; two brothers – Laurel Dean Mandrell and Jerry Dale Mandrell.
Errol is survived by his loving wife – Donna (Custer) Mandrell of Tilden, IL to whom he married August 14, 1981 in Paulton, IL; two children – Errol Kip Mandrell of Silverdale, WA and Nikki Meracle of St. Louis, MO; five grandchildren – Jessica (Wesley) Engelage, Errol Keith Mandrell, Bryce Meracle, Blake Meracle and Chelsey (Marc) Erlanger; one great granddaughter – Emily Erlanger; one great grandson – Kamryn Engelage.
Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.heilschuessler.com.
Graveside services will be held at Tilden Cemetery on Sunday, October 10, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Paul Hahn officiating.
Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Tilden, IL is in charge of arrangements