HERRIN — John Robert Rancilio, 91, passed away Monday, March 4, 2019, in Shawnee Christian Nursing Center in Herrin.
A Rite of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 9, in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Herrin, with Monsignor Ken Schaefer and Father J. Clyde Grogan officiating. A time of visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday in the gathering space of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church. Burial with a flag folding ceremony and Taps conducted by the Illinois Army National Guard Honors Detail will be in San Carlo Cemetery in Herrin.
Memorial donations are suggested and may be made to the OLMC New School Fund, in care of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, 316 W. Monroe St., Herrin, IL 62948; St Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959 or to Hospice of Southern Illinois, 204 Halfway Road, Marion, IL 62959. Envelopes will be available at the church.
For further family information, visit www.meredithwaddell.com.