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“Unfortunately for Alton and the region, we lost an icon today,” the mayor said. He then called for a moment of silence in Sholar’s honor before the start of the meeting. Arrangements for Sholar are pending at Gent Funeral Home of Alton. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)
Additionally, a writing with funeral instructions was recovered at the home, a news release stated ... Sholar was the longtime owner of Fast Eddie's of Bon-Air bar and restaurant in Alton, Illinois before turning the business over to his son, Edward ... (4 KMOV)
the Sholar family indicated they will continue to operate Fast Eddie’s “as part of his legacy,” but request privacy in their time of mourning. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Gent Funeral Home of Alton. (BND)
Family members told authorities that the elder Sholar had recently become dispirited by declining health and chronic medical issues. Arrangements are pending at Gent Funeral Home of Alton. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)
ALTON, IL (KTVI) – Eddie Sholar Sr ... Funeral arrangements are still pending, but are being handled by Gent Funeral Home in Alton. (Fox2now)
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