Sarah Hoover

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Sarah Elizabeth Hoover, 29, of Belleville, IL, born January 17, 1988, in Belleville, IL, died Thursday, September 7, 2017, at Christian Northeast Hospital, St. Louis, MO.

Sarah was a 2006 graduate of Belleville West High School, and attended SWIC after her graduation.  She enjoyed crafting and art, especially jewelry making. Sarah enjoyed manicuring her nails, hair, and makeup, and always looking her best.  She was able to make a final gift to the world, as an organ donor.

She was preceded in death by her father, Roger Hoover; paternal grandparents, Franklin and Mary Hoover; maternal grandparents, Leon and Myrajean Mueller; an aunt, Marlene (John) Painter; and an uncle, Richard Hoover.

Surviving are her mother, Nancy, nee Mueller, Hoover of Belleville, IL;
aunts and uncles, Joanie (Ed) Saunders of Belleville, IL, David (Mary) Mueller of Belleville, IL, Julie Mueller of Belleville, IL, Ronald (Margaret) Hoover of Abilene, TX, and Karen (Randy) Graham of Granite City, IL;
cousins; and many dear friends.

“Your life is like the moon, sometimes full, and sometimes hard to find; your beauty is like the sun, always shining; your love is like the stars, endless.”

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Belleville Area Humane Society or to the St. Louis Zoo at Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, September 14, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.


9 Comments on Sarah Hoover

Suzanne said : Guest Report Feb 12, 2018 at 11:14 AM

You will forever be in my heart and always on my mind. I'll cherish the times we had, untill we meet again. I love you best friend.

  • Belleville
  • Illinois
Heather said : Guest Report Sep 13, 2017 at 3:21 PM

We've driven on the same lane but even if we went in a different direction we always ended up on the path to where we see each other again I know I'll see you again sometime you're like a sister to me I love you Sarah

  • St louis
  • MO
Alysha said : Guest Report Sep 13, 2017 at 2:09 AM

I am very sorry to hear about Sarah, I went to Central and west high school with her. She was such a sweet, caring, compassionate person.praying for her family in these hard times. ?

  • Belleville
  • Il
Janet Fitzgerald said : Guest Report Sep 12, 2017 at 7:03 PM

Nancy, I am so extremely sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Janet

  • Barnhart
  • MO
Krystal Ockerhausen said : Guest Report Sep 12, 2017 at 6:51 PM

Nancy, I am so sorry to hear this news. Hugs to you my friend.

  • St Peters
  • MO
Nick said : Guest Report Sep 12, 2017 at 1:18 PM

Nancy, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Sarah was a kind and caring person and will be missed greatly.

  • Belleville
  • Il
Katie said : Guest Report Sep 12, 2017 at 5:39 AM

I'm so sorry to hear of her passing! She was always nice to me in school. I hope those close to her find peace knowing she's not suffering anymore. BW 06 grad, Katie

  • Bremerton
  • WA
Chris & Erin Hoover said : Guest Report Sep 11, 2017 at 11:15 PM

Remembering her wonderful and gentle soul will forever remain in our hearts. May she rest in peace! My dear Cousin

  • Belleville
  • Illinois
Steve Robinson said : Guest Report Sep 11, 2017 at 10:21 PM

I don't know what to say. I'm still in shock. My heart goes out to Nancy and the rest of Sarah's family. I hope and pray Sarah is in a better place now. She was one of the sweetest persons I've ever known.

  • St Louis
  • Missouri

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