Edward L. Hon, 68, of Granite City, passed away at 3:25 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro, Ill.
He was born Sept. 28, 1946, in Princeton, Ind., the son of Edward Arnold and Martha Kathaleen (Oberle) Hon. Edward married Susan M. Kutey on April 30, 2004. He was a drug and alcohol counselor at the ARCH House in Granite City and U.S. Air Force Vietnam veteran. He was a lifetime member of the VFW and loved spending time with Susan and their dog, Jackson.
Edward is survived by his wife of 11 years, Susan; a daughter and son-in-law, Andrea and Kenny May of Carmi; and three grandchildren, Alex May and wife, Torie, Kelsi May and Andrew May.
Graveside services and burial for Edward L. Hon, 68, of Granite City will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015, in Melrose Cemetery in Carmi with Kenny May officiating and military rites by the Carmi American Legion and VFW. Memorial contributions may be made in Edward’s memory to Wabash Christian Retirement Center, 216 College Blvd., Carmi, IL 62821, and will be accepted at Campbell Funeral Home in Carmi, who is in charge of arrangements.