Charles F. Sievers, 93 of rural Staunton, died at the home of his daughter and sons-in-law in Bunker Hill on Monday, March 16, 2020. He was born on June 8, 1926, in rural Alhambra a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Albert and Bertha (Sievers) Sievers. He married Vera Gerdes on August 3, 1947, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Mt. Olive and she died on December 12, 1996.
Charles was baptized, confirmed, and a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in New Douglas, Illinois. He was a life-long farmer and he helped with Sievers Catering and Family Restaurant on Route 4 south of Staunton.
He is survived by two sons, Herb (Linda) Sievers of Staunton and Vernon (Tammy) Sievers of Mt. Olive; two daughters, Anita (Edward) Heinemeier of Bunker Hill and Erma Parker of South Daytona, Florida; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Besides his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by sister, Alma Henschen (and husband Norman Henschen); sister-in-law, Gloria Henschen; and brother, Martin Sievers (and wife Colleen Sievers).
Private graveside services will be held Friday, March 20, 2020, at Spangle Cemetery near Livingston with Rev. Jeremy Wood officiating. Memorials are suggested to Spangle Cemetery, Livingston Fire Department, or to BJC Hospice of Alton. Please send donations to Anita Heinemeier, 108 E. Wilbur, Bunker Hill, IL 62014. Williamson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.