Zachary Gene Revelle was born the son of Kelly Gene Revelle and Sheryl Lynn (Pashea) Revelle on June 17, 1994, in Granite City, and departed this life Nov. 28, 2015, in St. Louis, Missouri, at the age of 21 years.
He is survived by his parents, Kelly and Sheryl Revelle of Koshkonong, Mo.; one brother, Austin Ryan Revelle of Koshkonong, Mo.; paternal grandmother, Imogene Revelle; maternal grandmother, Sylvia Pashea; two uncles, Dan Revelle and wife, Jane, and Mel Pashea and partner, Ray Simon; two aunts, Gloria Harrison and husband, Bill, and Suzie Pashea; other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Bill Revelle; maternal grandfather, Carroll Pashea; and one aunt, Sandra Pashea.
Zach was a graduate of the Koshkonong High School, graduating with the Class of 2012. He was an active and proud member of the Koshkonong FFA Chapter.
He was a thrill seeker with an adventurous spirit. He enjoyed riding four-wheelers, driving and repairing trucks, and deer hunting with his family.
He worked in the family business, Revelle’s Refrigeration, Heating & Cooling, alongside his dad as a HVAC installer.
Zach had a zest for life and always surrounded himself with great friends and a loving family. This fine young man will be remembered for his vibrant smile, heart of love, kind spirit and generous personality.
While he will be greatly missed by family and friends, Zach’s memory will live on in the unselfish gift of life to others through organ donations.
Funeral services were held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015, at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer, Mo.
Burial was in the Riverside Cemetery at Mammoth Spring, Ark., with services under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. in Thayer, Mo.; www.carterfuneralhomeinc.com.
Memorial Masses may be sent in memory of Zachary to Holy Family Church, 2606 Washington Ave., Granite City, IL 62040.