Edward E. Renn
Edward E. Renn, 96, of Mt. Vernon died 3:50 a.m. Nov. 27, 2004,
at Nature Trail Health Care Center in Mt. Vernon.
He was born Sept. 28, 1908, in Chicago to Joseph G. and Victoria
Sikorski. Mr. Renn was married to Geraldine "Jerry" (Yearwood) Renn;
she died April 10, 1996.
He wasemployed in the lab department with General Radiator in Mt. Vernon.
Mr. Renn was a veteran of he U.S. Army, serving during World War II.
Services are set for 1 p.m. Tuesday at Oakwood Cemetery in Mt. Vernon.
Those attending the graveside services are asked to go directly to the
cemetery on Tuesday. Fr. Daniel Jurek will officiate. Burial will be in
Oakwood Cemetery in Mt. Vernon. Visitation is set for 5 to 8 p.m. today
at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.
Survivors include daughter Patricia A. Johnson of Mt. Vernon; granddaughter
Julie L. Boucher and husband Steven of Annapolis, Md.; great-granddaughter
Olivia Boucher of Annapolis, Md.; and niece Phyllis Leslie of Wisconsin.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, sister and nephew.
Mr. Renn is of the Catholic faith.
For those who wish, memorials may be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church
and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be mailed to Hughey
Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL, 62864. Arrangements have been
entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home, where you may call
618-242-3348 for obituary information at any time.
Date: 1 Dec 2004
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman