Thomas Saksa Funeral Home

2205 Pontoon Road
Granite City, Illinois 62040
Madison County
(618) 876-4321

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Granite City, Illinois Obituaries and News
Obituaries 2012 Archive: May 20 - June 2 June 28, 2014

HUNTINGDON: Betsy Ann Gateley Stout, 77, of Huntingdon, died Thursday, May 24, 2012 at St. Thomas ... of Granite City, IL; and four grandchildren. MCKENZIE, TENN. - Services for J B Rigsby, 91, were Monday, May 28, 2012 at Brummitt-McKenzie Funeral Home ... (Daily Star)

Thomas Roddy Jr. June 26, 2014

with a rosary recited 5 p.m. at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island. Burial will be in Rock Island National Cemetery, Arsenal Island, with military honors. Memorials may be left to The Fountains-Memory Care, Bettendorf. Thomas was born ... (Quad-Cities Times)

Documentary Main Focus On Dana Thomas House June 24, 2014

A filmmaker with a Frank Lloyd Wright packed resume stopping by the Dana Thomas House. Independent filmmaker Michael Miner has already written and directed three documentaries on different themes relating to Wright's life and work. While Miner had spoken ... (wics.com)

Beulah Moats June 21, 2014

Moats, 89, of Glen Carbon, formerly of Granite City ... 8 p.m. Tuesday at Irwin Chapel, Glen Carbon. In celebration of Beulah’s life, her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Irwin Chapel, Glen Carbon, with the Rev. Thomas Hufty officiating. (Pantagraph)

Obituaries 2011 Archive: August 13 - August 26 June 20, 2014

Besides his parents, survivors include his maternal grandparents, Thomas and Deana Stiles of Huntingdon; and paternal grandmother, Nicole Spencer of Cedar Grove. Dilday-Carter Funeral Home was in ... Jesse Morgan of Granite City, Illinois; one brother ... (Daily Star)


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Funeral Home Reviews
Eureka, Illinois
My friend wanted a simple no frills send off. Well I suppose that is exactly what she recieved. Parked in a corner of the basement (as in concret floor, pipes and crummy walls). She was a beautiful woman that could at times be excentric in her style. You would never have guessed that by the plane sheet that covered her. The array of headstones that were in the other corner were a nice touch, all that was missing were some spiderwebs and an errie tape in the back ground. There was not even a place to pray! I know that money plays a part, and that some people want simple but this was disrespectful. If they would donate a corner for the poor I would be willing to decorate it in memory of my friend, so no one elses family has to say good bye in such deplorable conditions.
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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
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Chenoa, Illinois
The sympathy flowers where more beautiful than on the picture. Very fresh and the arrangement was just wonderful. I would buy from this store any time again with confidence. Thanks for your outstanding and friendly service.
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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!!!!!!!!
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Chicago, Illinois
I am writing on behalf of the family of deceased, Larry S Edwards. I came to Chicago, from Ohio, to attend the funeral of Larry Edwards. I accompanied my family to your facility to help with the arrangements for Larry's funeral, on several occasions. I just wanted to tell you how impressed we were with the professionalism of your entire staff. With so much involved with the loss of a loved one and then having to plan a funeral, it was so comforting to walk into your offices and leave feeling as if the funeral was one less thing we had to stress about. We felt that Gatlings would take care of not only our loved one, but our family as well. The staff at Gatlings did exactly that. Your drivers were always on time and courteous. Your entire staff were extremely well dressed. Your facility was immaculate and all of your workers were very well organized. They were also very patient, especially at the end of the funeral when everyone was saying their goodbyes to loved ones, your driver said for us to take as long as we needed. Your drivers assisted everyone in and out of the cars, they drove as if they were carrying precious cargo. We never felt rushed or as though we were an inconvenience in any way. Your office staff were extremely patient with my family members. We made several changes to the obituary after the draft had been printed. Your staff continually told us, 'We are here to do whatever you need, we'll take care of you.' Our loved one, Larry Edwards, had been very sick for a very long time. When we viewed the body, everyone kept saying how peaceful he looked and what a wonderful job Gatlings had done. We cannot thank you enough for taking care of our loved one and our family. By the time our experience with Gatlings came to an end, we felt as though we had gained a new family. Please share this letter with your employees. I want them to know how very much they are appreciated. The family of Larry S. Edwards
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