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Zachery E. Causey

Zachery E. Causey

Zachery Edward Causey, 31, of Smithton, IL, formerly of New Athens, IL, born September 22, 1990, in Belleville, IL, passed away on Saturday April 23, 2022. He was an electrical control specialist at Granite City Steel in Granite City, IL. Zach loved wood turning, gardening, astrology, star gazing and camping with his family. He tried his hand at making homemade wine and was very adept at intricately detailed arts and crafts.

Zachery is survived by his parents – Mark Edward and Patricia Ann (Gillis) Causey of New Athens, IL, three children – Felicity Rose Causey, Daniel Edward Causey and Lilly May Causey, one brother – Seth John Henry (Danielle Qualls) Causey of Waterloo, IL and by one sister – Emily Elizabeth (Chance Deitrich) Causey of New Athens, IL.  He is also survived by his grandmother- “Mee-maw” Janice Causey, and by aunts, uncles and cousins.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Zachery’s honor are requested to be made to the family to go towards a trust fund being set up for his children – Felicity, Daniel and Lilly.

Visitation: Friends and family will be gathering from 9 – 11 a.m. on Saturday April 30, 2022, at St. Agatha Catholic Church in New Athens, IL.

Funeral: Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday April 30, 2022, at St. Agatha Catholic Church in New Athens, IL with Fr. Von Deeke officiating. Burial will follow at Smithton-Franklin Cemetery in Smithton, IL.

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

 

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  1. Mark simipson says:

    So sorry to hear of your tremendous loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  2. Lisa Modglin says:

    I’m so sorry to hear of this. My thoughts and prayers are with Zach’s friends and family.

  3. Marvin & Elaine Gregson says:

    Please accept our sincere sympathy on the loss of Zach. There are no words to express the deep sorrow we feel for your entire family. We are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers now and always.

  4. Ernestina Torres says:

    Patty our condolences to you and your family. We are in prayer with you at this trying time. May god give you the strength to deal with your loss. God Bless you.

    Your cousin Ernie and Family from El Paso, Texas

  5. Cheryl Borowiak says:

    I am so very sorry to hear of your tragic loss. My heart goes out to the family. May you find peace and comfort at this difficult time.

    With deepest sympathy,

    Cheryl Borowiak (Linda’s co-worker)

  6. Jenny Zakszewski (formerly Jenny White) says:

    Patty, Mike & Causey Family,

    I am so sorry for your tragic loss of Zach. My heart aches knowing the pain of losing a beloved son. I remember Zach as always smiling. I know Ryan considered Zach a friend when they were in grade school before we moved away. I am keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. Praying God provides you with peace and comfort these tough days ahead.

    Sincerest Sympathies,

    Jenny zakszewski & Family

  7. John Billick says:

    My wife and I are praying for the family 🙏🏻

    • Eric Hundsdorfer says:

      I am so sorry for your tremendous loss. I had the pleasure of working with Zach at the mill and he was always a conscientious worker a very considerate person. I never heard him say a cross word against another human being. I am certain he will be missed by all that ever met him. Our prayers to the family.
      Eric and Kris

  8. Patrick bradley says:

    Our prayers are with you old friend.

  9. Ron & Kim Hampton says:

    Sending our sincere condolences to the Causey family.

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  1. Sending our sincere condolences to the Causey family.

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  2. Our prayers are with you old friend.

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  3. My wife and I are praying for the family 🙏🏻

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    • I am so sorry for your tremendous loss. I had the pleasure of working with Zach at the mill and he was always a conscientious worker a very considerate person. I never heard him say a cross word against another human being. I am certain he will be missed by all that ever met him. Our prayers to the family.
      Eric and Kris

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  4. Patty, Mike & Causey Family,

    I am so sorry for your tragic loss of Zach. My heart aches knowing the pain of losing a beloved son. I remember Zach as always smiling. I know Ryan considered Zach a friend when they were in grade school before we moved away. I am keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. Praying God provides you with peace and comfort these tough days ahead.

    Sincerest Sympathies,

    Jenny zakszewski & Family

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  5. I am so very sorry to hear of your tragic loss. My heart goes out to the family. May you find peace and comfort at this difficult time.

    With deepest sympathy,

    Cheryl Borowiak (Linda’s co-worker)

    Reply
  6. Patty our condolences to you and your family. We are in prayer with you at this trying time. May god give you the strength to deal with your loss. God Bless you.

    Your cousin Ernie and Family from El Paso, Texas

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  7. Please accept our sincere sympathy on the loss of Zach. There are no words to express the deep sorrow we feel for your entire family. We are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers now and always.

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  8. I’m so sorry to hear of this. My thoughts and prayers are with Zach’s friends and family.

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  9. So sorry to hear of your tremendous loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Reply

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