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Dawn Chitwood

Dawn M. Chitwood, nee Schaefer, 63, of Maryville, IL, born March 2, 1953, in Belleville, IL, passed away Monday, November 21, 2016, at her residence.      

Dawn was a loving and dedicated wife, mother, grandmother and daughter, who put everyone else’s needs ahead of hers, especially when it came to her two loving grandchildren, Riley and Zachary.

Mrs. Chitwood was preceded in death by her mother, Helen M., nee Fietsam, Schaefer; her father-in-law, Richard H. Chitwood; and her mother-in-law, Mary J. Chitwood.

Surviving are her husband of 42 years, Michael B. Chitwood, whom she married on March 30, 1974;
a son, Andrew (Michelle) Chitwood of Glen Carbon, IL;
a daughter, Angela (Eric) Bruce of O’Fallon, IL;
two grandchildren,  Riley Lyn and Zachary Michael Chitwood;
her father, Norman Schaefer of Millstadt, IL;
a sister, Donna (Ken) Kinsella of Belleville, IL;
a brother, Mark (Linda) Schaefer of Millstadt, IL;
two brothers-in-law, Clifford (Jeanne) Chitwood of Kirkwood, MO,
       and Glen (Nan) Chitwood of St. Jacob, IL;
and aunts and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the American Fibromyalgia Syndrome Association or the American Cancer Society.  Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.                                                        

Visitation:  Friends may visit with the family from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, November 23, 2016,   at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral:  Funeral services will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL with Fr. Dennis Voss officiating.  Cremation will follow the service.

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Condolences Left For Dawn Chitwood

    Mike,
    Extending deepest sympathy to your entire family.
    Mona Gebauer

    Mona Gebauer, Alton, IL, 62002


    Mike,

    So sorry to hear of Dawn's passing. You and your family have our deepest sympathy.

    Wilbur & Kaye Lancaster

    Wilbur Lancaster, Decatur, IL, 62521


    Mark, Norm and family. We are deeply sadden by the passing of your sister/daughter. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and the family and to Andy also. Our deepest sympathy.

    Gary & Sharon Groom, Largo, Florida, 33778


    Mike, Gene and I send our sympathy to you and your family. So sorry to hear this. Prayers to you for peace and healing.

    Jeanie Lively, Waterloo , Il, 62298


    Mike- So sorry to hear of your wife's passing. You and your family have our deepest sympathy.

    Carolyn Ryseff, Belleville , Illinois, 62221


    Andy I am sorry to hear about your mom. Sorry we can't be there in ur time of need. There is a donation in your moms name. Stay strong, we ❤️ you.

    Tara Dixon, Hazelwood, Mo, 63142


    Mike,
    I just wanted to let you know I've been praying for you and your sweet family for the Lord to bless you with peace and comfort as you go through this time in your life. Blessings to you.

    Sheri Linnell, , ,


    Mike, I am very sorry for your loss. My prayers and sympathy go out to you and your family.

    Joe Matteson, Caseyville, IL, 62232


    Mike,
    Holding you and your family close during this difficult time. May fond memories carry you forward.

    Judy Zacharski Kennedy, OFallon, Il, 62269


    Mike, so sorry for you and your family. I have been praying for you and your wife.

    Bob O'Rourke, Maryville, IL, 62062


    Mike,
    So very sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. God bless you all.

    Brian Finley, Maryville, IL, 62062


    We are so sorry to hear about your loss. We are praying for all of you.

    Todd, Stacey, Isabella, & Dominic Hussmann, Hazelwood, Missouri, 63042


    Mike,

    I am so sorry to hear of Dawn's passing.Please accept my deepest sympathy.

    Steve Parrish

    Steve Parrish, Belleville, IL, 62223


    Please accept our deepest condolences on the loss of our cousin Dawn..
    Our thoughts and prayers are with Mike and his family at this time of sorrow. God bless all of you.

    Herman and Rose Schaefer, Macomb , mi, 48044


    Sorry for your loss.

    David & Cheryl Feucht, , ,


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