Gent Funeral Home

2409 State St
Alton, Illinois 62002
Madison County
(618) 466-5544

Check with Gent Funeral Home about which type of funeral services and products the funeral home, mortuary or memorial chapel provide at their Alton, Illinois location.

Contact the Gent Funeral Home Funeral Director to ensure the services they provide match your personal needs. Call the Funeral Director at (618) 466-5544.

If there is a religious preference, make sure that Gent Funeral Home can accommodate your religious practices before, during and after the funeral ceremony and at any graveside service.

The Gent Funeral Home is one of the funeral homes in Alton, Illinois. Listed below are other funeral homes, memorial chapels, mortuaries, and funeral service providers in Alton, Illinois and Madison County.

Alton, Illinois Obituaries and News
Lois Minton January 19, 2015

Harrell Jr. of Glen Carbon, IL. She was preceded in death by one sister; Mary Lou Enos. Funeral services will be at 12:00 noon Friday, January 23, 2015 at Gent Funeral Home in Alton with Reverend Don Long officiating. Burial will be at Rose Lawn Memory ... (Alton Daily News)

TV: Jeremy Piven is back as Mr Selfridge returns for a third series January 20, 2015

Piven's his usual dapper self today, in a suede jacket and flat cap - and is the ultimate gent, offering a welcoming bowl of fruit ... ended - and Harry and his family are gathered for the funeral of his wife Rose. But just nine months later, he's giving ... (Citizen)

Donald W. Kraushaar January 19, 2015

On May 10, 1958, in Alton, Illinois, he married Christine M. Schetter. She preceded him in death Sept. 26, 2005. He is survived by a son, Kevin (Mearl) Kraushaar. There will be a time of visitation from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Funeral ... (Goshen News)

Whelan, Mary Jane January 15, 2015

She married Alton G. Whelan on January 19 ... The family of Mary Jane Whelan is being served by Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home, 2091 N. Oakland Avenue, Decatur, IL. View the on line obituary and send condolences to the family at (Herald & Review)

Nancy A. Parker January 15, 2015

Nancy Anne Parker, 86, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 15, 2015. A funeral service celebrating Nancy ... her senior year from Monticello Preparatory School in Alton, IL in 1946. After high school she attended the University ... (Muskogee Phoenix)

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Funeral Home Reviews
Melrose Park, Illinois
Terrible service, untrustworthy, state closed him down for nonpayment

Savoy, Illinois
I would so like to make a donation in honour of my friend who passed away two days ago; however, all that is possible is thye purchase of flowers - how very disappointing

Country Club Hills, Illinois
I attended the services of Vicki Pittman yesterday and was very disappointed in your services. With today technology you should have known due to the weather, there will have to be a DELAYED BURIAL. The family should not had to put through that long ride from the church to Washington Memory Gardens walk in the mud and standing water to be told this. The Family entrusted you to make this a less painful experience as possible. But LEAKS & Sons let the family and friends down. I will never use your services or refer you to any one. This was very insensitive on Leaks & Sons!!!!!!!!

Homewood, Illinois
Please see 'Tews Funeral Home' review. These two funeral homes are owned & operated by the same person, Mike Ryan. ** please read my review **

Wood River, Illinois
Marks needs an updated web site