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
Martha J. Lyons September 05, 2016

Born November 22, 1927 in Carrollton, IL, she was the daughter of Lloyd and Grace (Reynolds ... Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday, September 8, 2016 at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday ... (Alton Daily News)

Gent Funeral Home August 31, 2016

ALTON — William Robings "Sonny" Bott, 87, went home to be with the Lord at 5:15 a.m. Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at the home of his daughter and son-in- law, under the care of Heartland Hospice. He spent his... (legacy.com)

Alton man dies in ATV accident on Terpening Road outside Brighton August 21, 2016

Marcum was driving a Ranger ATV that rolled. Upon completion of the investigation, Marcum was released to the Gent Funeral in Alton as requested by his family. Targhetta said no autopsy will be conducted and the cause of death is to be determined. (m.riverbender.com)

Alton man dies in crash August 21, 2016

Upon completion of the investigation, Marcum’s body was released to the Gent Funeral Home in Alton as requested by the family. No autopsy will be conducted. The cause of death is to be determined, Targhetta stated in a news release Sunday afternoon. (The Telegraph)

Bering, Wilson Morrisson, III July 10, 2016

Born April 19, 1938 in Decatur, IL he was the son of Horace and Aileen (Cook) Bering. Mr. Bering attended St. Ambrose Catholic Church and was a member Alton-Wood River Sportsmen’s Club and the Alton Moose Lodge #951. The moose has a party for him ... (Herald & Review)


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Funeral Home Reviews
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 **
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Bloomington, Illinois
Your computer system is of no value, other than posting you phone number. I wasn't able to use it to find a funeral let alone the obituary. totally unacceptable.
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Harvey, Illinois
To Valencia and Terrance Moore and family, Our family extend our deepest condolences to you all. We know this is a difficult time for you, but have hope and faith in the beautiful promise OUR CREATOR has given to us. Revelations 21:3,4
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Melrose Park, Illinois
Terrible service, untrustworthy, state closed him down for nonpayment
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Geneva, Illinois
May 13, 2013 was my Dads wake, let me tell ya Dennis could not have made us more comfortable then what he did. He paid attention to all the details, large and small; under the circumstances it is a comfort to have someone looking over these things. We had 90+ attend the wake and many people asked me if we personally knew Dennis and those who worked for him, I said no but that's how they treated all of us.
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