Michael Dee “Bear” Alstat, 73, of Lenzburg, IL, born November 5, 1948 to Wallis and Eloise (Chappell) Alstat in Centralia, IL, passed away pm Monday May 16, 2022 at his residence. Mr. Alstat worked construction out of Laborer’s Local #459 in Belleville, IL. He was a member of Abate of IL, and the Stormriders Motorcycle Club.
Mr. Alstat was preceded by his parents and his three sisters – Lana Bassett, Fayetta Fally and Chris Schell.
Michael is survived by his wife – the former Donna Dickerson, whom he married on September 15, 1979, four children – Joe (April) Broussard of Lenzburg, IL, Chris (Rachel) Broussard of Marissa, IL, Shann Alstat of St. Louis, MO, Michael W. Alstat and Aaron R. Alstat, both of Lenzburg, IL, eleven grandchildren – Maci, Darwin, Joey, Miley, Alex, Jacob and Gab Broussard, Kenzie Mavers, Connie Alstat-Milburn and Kearston and Mya Alstat. Also surviving are 2 great grandchildren – Aubri and Luna Blanford and niece – Carlene Martinez of AZ.
Memorials maybe made to St. Peter United Church of Christ in Lenzburg, IL
Visitation: Friends and family will be gathering from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday May 23, 2022 at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL.
Funeral: Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday May 23, 2022 at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL with Rev. Earl Crecelius officiating.