Dennis R. Wiegand Sr., 69, of East Alton, passed away 12:30 p.m. Sunday, March 27, 2016, at Alton Memorial Hospital.
Born Nov. 23, 1946, in Highland, he was the son of Herbert A. and Marguerite Rose (Ziesset) Wiegand Brown.
He had worked as the apartment manager/maintenance for VanAusdoll Apartments in Jerseyville.
He married Janet VanAusdoll March 19, 1981, in East Prairie, Mo. She died June 2, 2000.
Surviving are two sons, Dennis R. Jr. (Pamela) Wiegand of Godfrey and Daniel (Nancy) Wiegand of Wood River; daughter, Linda (Ricky) Foiles of South Roxana; two grandchildren, Brok and Danielle Wiegand; three brothers, Arthur Wiegand of Arkansas, David Wiegand of East Alton and Terry Wiegand of Florida; and a sister, Dianne Bridges of Sikeston, Mo.
Preceding in death were his parents; wife; brother, Larry Wiegand; sister, Margie Wiegand; and grandchildren, Denny Ray and Sarah Wiegand.
Visitation will be noon until time of service at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 31, 2016, at Marks Mortuary in Wood River. The Rev. Joel Lohr will officiate.
Private interment will follow at a later date in Oak Grove Cemetery in Jerseyville.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.