Mr. Casey worked for the Peabody Coal Company for more than 21 years before his retirement. He was a member of the St. Clair County Sherriff’s Department Auxiliary Association and belonged to the Okaw Hunting and Fishing Club. Larry was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Freeburg, IL.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Oscar Paul and Dorothy Ann, nee Hatfield, Casey; and a brother, John Casey.
Surviving are wife of 43 years, Mary K, nee Ernst, Casey, whom he married on April 15, 1972 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Freeburg;
one son, Larry S. Casey Jr. (Vicki) of O’Fallon, IL;
one daughter, Cheryl Lynn (Chris) Sinn of Freeburg, IL;
two grandchildren, Chelsea Lynn Sinn,
and Carter Joseph Casey;
and his twin sister, Linda Cross of Keyesport, IL.
Memorial may be made to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church or to the American Heart Association. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, August 26, 2015, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL.
Funeral: Funeral Procession will leave at 9:45 a.m. Thursday, August 27, 2015, from George Renner and Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL, for a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Freeburg, IL, with Fr. Mark Reyling officiating. Burial will be at Green Mount Catholic Cemetery, Belleville, IL.
I am sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for the family.
Joyce Peterman, Lebanon, Il, 62254
Larry Jr & Family.
So sorry for the loss of your. Larry was a very good person. He use to come to Caseys all the time when I worked there to make sure everything was okay. Him and Paul will he up there every morning having a cup of coffee. R.I.P. Larry may the angels be with you.
Gail Buklad , Belleville , IL, 62223
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Jennifer and Stan
Jennifer Bussen, Belleville, IL, 62221
My condolences to Larry’s family, we worked together at the St. Clair County sheriffs department.
James M Forbus Dr, Belleville , IL, 62220