In memory of
James Hector Word
James was born on January 16, 1931 and passed away on Thursday, September 27, 2018.
James was a resident of Steeleville, Illinois at the time of passing.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM, Monday, October 1, 2018, at the St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Steeleville, with Rev. William F. Engfehr, III officiating, and burial will follow with military honors by the Kaskaskia VFW Post 3553 at the Paradise Cemetery, Steeleville. Visitation will be held on Sunday evening at the St. Mark's Lutheran Church where friends may call from 5 to 8 PM, with the American Legion Service to be held at 8 PM, Sunday, then on Monday from 9 to 11 at the church.
Memorials may be made to the St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Hospice of Southern Illinois, Southern Illinois Honor Flight, or Saxony Lutheran High School FFA.
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