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Death of Jonathan Wayne Presley

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Jonathan Wayne Presley, 37, was a resident of Clarksville, TN. He was stationed at Fort Campbell, KY and died in Clarksville, TN on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 5:30 PM. He was born on September 17, 1974 in Springfield, MO to Stanley Presley and Bonnie (Cutler) Sine.

He was a graduate of Bunker Hill High School Class of 1993 and was occupied with the US Avionics Repair Technician for 1st Battalion160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne). He was a veteran of Afghanistan Operation Enduring Freedom and Iraq Operation New Dawn.

Jonathan leaves behind his father: Stanley (Kaye) Presley of Forsyth, MO, mother: Bonnie (Kirk) Sine of Pittsburg, MO, children: Tyler, Karley & Madalynn Presley of TN, fiancée: Stephanie Lewis of Bunker Hill, IL & her child, Skyler Lewis of IL, Brother, Caleb (Amanda) Presley of Elkland, MO, brother in law: Scott Patton of Bunker Hill, IL, grandparents: Wayne Presley of Morrisville, MO, Ruth Presley of Oliver, MO, Bill and Mary Cutler of Pittsburg, MO, nieces and nephews: Kayla and Kelsey Patton, Nicolas, Courtney, Nate, & Lane Presley.

He was preceded in death by his sister: Sarah Patton.

Visitation is on Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at Unitarian Church of Alton, IL from 11:00 AM until the time of services.

The funeral is set for Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at Noon at Unitarian Church of Alton, IL. Burial will follow at Bunker Hill Cemetery in Bunker Hill, IL. Rev. Khleber M. Van Zandt will be ministering the services. The family suggests memorials be made out to Jonathan Presley’s Children Trust Fund.

Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com
Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill, IL is in charge of the arrangements.

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Death of Gloria E. Frey

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Gloria E. Frey, 73 of Staunton, passed away at 12:40 PM on Friday, June 7, 2024, at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in O’Fallon. She was born December 23, 1950, the daughter of the late Will Henry and Jessie (Campbell) Frey.  

She had resided at Alhambra Care Center in Alhambra for the past 12 years.

Gloria is survived by two sisters-in-law, Karen Frey of Staunton and Jane Frey of Elk Grove Village, IL, and five nieces and nephews, Kim Knoche, Joan Arrington, James Frey, Michael Frey, and Matthew Frey. 

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Robert Frey, and one niece, Melissa Frey.

Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, July 3, 2024, at 1:30 PM at Memorial Park Cemetery in Staunton. Williamson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Death of Glenda F. “Dado” Hester

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Glenda F. “Dado” Hester, 88 of Bunker Hill, died at Villa Rose Senior Living Community, Bethalto on Wednesday, June 5, 2024.  She was born December 14, 1935, in Trenton, KY to Henry Clay Green and Florence O. Armstrong Green.  

She married Royce H. Hester on May 17, 1959, in Trenton, KY.  He preceded her in death on July 17, 2020.  She was a homemaker.  Glenda was a member of the Country Bible Church.  

She is survived by her children, Melinda (Jeffrey) Bertels of Dorsey, Michael (Laurie) Hester of Bunker Hill, and Millie Hausman of Lee’s Summit, MO; grandchildren, Ashley (Clayton) Gill, Jordan Bertels, Shelby Hausman, Alec (fiancée, Katie Hartsock) Hester, Clay Hausman, and Paige Hester; and great-grandchildren, Jack Wilcox and Vivien Wilcox.  

Glenda was preceded in death by her parents; spouse; sister, Juanita Price; and son in law, Matt Hausman.  

Friends may call on Monday, June 10, 2024, at Kravanya Funeral Home in Bunker Hill from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm. Funeral services are Monday, June 10, 2024, at 12:00 pm at Kravanya Funeral Home in Bunker Hill.

Burial will be at Bunker Hill Cemetery, Bunker Hill. Kravanya Funeral Home, Bunker Hill is in charge of the arrangements.

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Ronald Hopper, 71 of Springfield, died in Springfield on Monday, June 3, 2024, at 8:05 am. He was born on July 19, 1952, in Jacksonville to Freeman Headen Hopper and Bernice Robertine Ranson. He married Yvonne Sorbie on July 14, 1990, in Springfield.  

Ronald was a 1970 graduate of Jacksonville High School. He was retired after having been a mechanic. Ronald enjoyed long-distance running and fishing.  

He is survived by his spouse, Yvonne Hopper of Springfield; children, Christy (Shawn) Shafer of Camby, IN and Nicholas Hopper of Boulder, CO; grandchildren, Elandra, Addison, and Ava, all of Indiana; sister, Cindy Lou (Rex) Gauges of Winchester; and several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.  

Ronald was preceded in death by his parents and brother, William Hopper.  

No public services are scheduled. Memorials are suggested to donor’s choice. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie is in charge of the arrangements.

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