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In Loving Memory of
Earl W. Lancaster

Earl W. Lancaster, 76, of Granite City, Ill., born Sept. 14, 1940 in Dover, Tenn., died Monday, Dec. 5, 2016 at Christian Hospital NW, St. Louis, Mo.

Earl worked for American Car Foundry for 35 years.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy, nee Murray, Lancaster; parents, Norman and Hazel, nee Miles, Lancaster; and grandson, Randy Whitehead.

Surviving are his children, Jean (Robert) Whitehead of Granite City and Len (Rhonda) Lancaster of Gatesville, Texas; brother, Kenneth Lancaster; sisters, Judie O'Guin, Betty Burns, and Hilda DePriest, all of Tenn.; grandchildren, David, Richard, and Jessica; nine great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Visitation: Friends may visit from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016 at Thomas Saksa Funeral Home, Granite City, Ill.

Thomas Saksa Funeral Home 2205 Pontoon Rd Granite City IL 62040  618-876-4321
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