Lois Elaine Hindmon, 69, passed away at 4:21 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, at Bethalto Care Center.
She was born Jan. 3, 1946, the daughter of the late Elmer and Eunice (Waggeman) Pine.
Lois was a member of the Upper Alton Baptist Church and worked at St. Elizabeth/Gateway Hospital in Granite City and Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis as a registered nurse.
She married Gene Hindmon on Jan. 25, 1961, in Wood River and he survives.
In addition to her husband, Gene Hindmon of Bethalto; she is also survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Christine and Alfred Shasteen of Oklahoma and Joy and Douglas Sawyer II of Alton; nine grandchildren, Mary Elaine, Elsah, Ruby, Kate, Hank, Benjamin and William Shasteen; and Grace and Anna Sawyer; and one brother and sister-in-law, Edward and Diane Pine.
She was preceded in death by her parents and an infant daughter, Jean Marie Hindmon.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Alton, where funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, with Pastor Brad Donoho officiating.
Burial will follow at Valhalla Memorial Park Cemetery in Godfrey.
Memorials may be made to the Upper Alton Baptist Church.
Online condolences and tributes can be left at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.