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Marshall Haefner

Marshall Haefner

Marshall Carl Haefner, 76, of New Athens, IL; born on February 3, 1941 in Belleville, IL; passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Freeburg Care Center in Freeburg, IL.

Mr. Haefner was a retired truck driver for ABF. He was a United States Army Veteran. He was a member of the Teamsters and the New Athens Sportsmen’s Club. Marshall loved to ride his motorcycle.

He was preceded in death by his father – Carl Roy Haefner. His mother – Edythe, nee Wilson, Waeltz. His stepfather – Albert Waeltz.

He is survived by his son – Travis (Abby) Haefner of New Athens, IL. His grandsons – Blane Carl Haefner; Miller Dean Haefner. One sister – Alberta Ray of Dupo, IL. Two brothers – Allen (Karen) Waeltz of Marissa, IL; Duane (Jane Mueth) Waeltz of Marissa, IL.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America.

Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm and on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 11:00am with Rev. Dr. Robert Koch officiating.

Interment: Burial will be held in St. Peter United Church of Christ Cemetery in Lenzburg, IL.

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

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  1. Administrator says:

    Travis,
    We are sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. You and your family have our deepest condolences and will be in our prayers.
    Love,
    Lonnie and Julie Hurst

    Posted by: Julie Hurst – Marissa, IL – Friend Mar 12, 2017

  2. Administrator says:

    You will be missed my dear friend, my thoughts and prayers to the family Love Roni

    Posted by: Roni Frech – New Athens, IL – Friend Mar 12, 2017

  3. Administrator says:

    So sorry for your loss. We had some good times with Marshal. Prayers to the family

    Posted by: Donna Merlenbach – Ava, IL – Friend Mar 12, 2017

  4. Administrator says:

    Sending love and prayers to the Waeltz family and Travis Haefner family at this time of your loss.

    Posted by: Becky Paul – Homer, AK – Family Friend Mar 13, 2017

  5. Administrator says:

    Great friend. He will be missed. Marshall, Neil Harris, and Jim Mahan all went with me on a road trip to Tucson, Az. I was going there to do some testing for the Tucson Police dept. Needless to say it was some trip. Many memories on that trip. I’ll leave it at that RIP old friend. My sympathy to the family

    Posted by: Robbie Harriman – Tucson, AZ – Friend Mar 13, 2017

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