Gent Funeral Home

2409 State St
Alton, Illinois 62002
(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
Lyle E. Anderson February 06, 2017

Graveside services will be held at a later date at the Atlantic Cemetery in Atlantic Iowa. Gent Funeral Home in Alton, IL is in charge of arrangements. Online guestbook and information may be found at www.gentfuneralhome.com (Alton Daily News)

Robert L Rintoul January 30, 2017

He grew up in Wood River, Illinois and moved his family to Alton over 40 years ago ... Robert’s family will be honoring his memory at Gent Funeral Home for a memorial service on Saturday, February 4, 2017. Visitation will start at 1:00 pm and service ... (riverbender.com)

First Female Coroner In Illinois Dies At Age 90 January 28, 2017

As the first woman to hold the office of county coroner in Illinois, Burke served as Madison County ... Burke will be Monday, January 30 at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. Funeral services are planned for 10 am on Tuesday, January 31 at St. Mary’s Catholic ... (CBS St. Louis)

Dallas Burke, first female county coroner in Illinois, dies at 90 January 28, 2017

Additionally, she trained through the Illinois Coroner and Medical Examiners Association ... Burke is scheduled for Monday, Jan. 30 at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. Funeral services are planned for Tuesday, Jan. 31 at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic ... (The Telegraph)

Former Madison County coroner – the first female coroner in Illinois – dies at 90 January 26, 2017

Burke, the first female coroner elected in Illinois, died Friday (Jan. 27 ... Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. A Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alton. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)