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Herbert H. Wiegand

Herbert H. Wiegand

Herbert Henry Wiegand, 85, of New Athens, IL, born May 8, 1938 in Belleville, IL, passed away on Friday January 5, 2023 in New Athens, IL. He was a furnace operator at Autocrat Corporation and a laborer at the grain elevator in New Athens, IL. Mr. Wiegand was a member of St. John United Church of Christ in New Athens.

Preceding him in death were his parents – George M. and Alma K (Koerber) Wiegand , his beloved wife – Phyllis (Kratz) Wiegand, whom he married on June 6, 1970, and who preceded him on August 11, 2008 and 1 brother – Roland (the late Bonnie) Wiegand.

He is survived by his 3 children – Sherry (Russ) Main of Punta Gorda, FL, Jeffrey Thornton of Lebanon, IL and Lisa (Steve Darner) Wiegand of New Athens, IL, 1 brother – Willard (Bertie) Wiegand of Waterloo, IL, 3 grandchildren – Ryan Phillips, Tyler (Kasey) Womack and Kalyn Wiegand and 2 gr. grandchildren – Audrina Womack and Adam Womack.

Memorials may go to the New Athens Ambulance Service.

Visitation: 9 – 11 a.m. on Thursday January 11, 2024 at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL.

Funeral:  Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday January 11, 2024 at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL with Rev. Dr. Robert Koch officiating.  Burial will follow at Oakridge Cemetery in New Athens, IL

Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.

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  1. Bruce and Nancy Nuernberger says:

    Sherry, sorry to hear of HerbIe’s passing, you and your family are in our prayers 🙏🏻

  2. Jane Janssen Rieso says:

    So sorry for your loss Sherry. It’s so hard losing your parents. Clark and I will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

  3. Yhara says:

    Sherry. I am so sorry for your lost, my biggest condolences for you and your family.

    Yhara Reyes

  4. Robert & Florence Reno says:

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the family at this time. We know Herb will be deeply missed by all that knew him. God bless you all .

  5. Xiomara says:

    Sherry, thinking of you and your family during this very difficult time. My condolences to you and your family.

  6. Liza says:

    Sherry, my heartfelt condolences to you and your family. All my love, Liza

  7. Sondra and Jim Meyer says:

    Jim and I send our sympathy to you and your family.

  8. Tonia Trotter Wolff says:

    Sherry, Lisa & Family,

    I am so sorry to learn of Herbie’s passing. I have a lot of wonderful fun childhood memories of him. Please know I am holding all of you close during this difficult time.

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  1. Sherry, Lisa & Family,

    I am so sorry to learn of Herbie’s passing. I have a lot of wonderful fun childhood memories of him. Please know I am holding all of you close during this difficult time.

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  2. Jim and I send our sympathy to you and your family.

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  3. Sherry, my heartfelt condolences to you and your family. All my love, Liza

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  4. Sherry, thinking of you and your family during this very difficult time. My condolences to you and your family.

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  5. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the family at this time. We know Herb will be deeply missed by all that knew him. God bless you all .

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  6. Sherry. I am so sorry for your lost, my biggest condolences for you and your family.

    Yhara Reyes

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  7. So sorry for your loss Sherry. It’s so hard losing your parents. Clark and I will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

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  8. Sherry, sorry to hear of HerbIe’s passing, you and your family are in our prayers 🙏🏻

    Reply

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