MAINTAINING FLOURIDE LEVELS EARNS GREENVILLE HONORS
The Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency presented fluoridation awards to 462 community water systems for maintaining state mandated fluoride levels in 2009. State Public Health Director Dr. Damon T. Arnold said, “Water fluoridation can improve overall oral health for both children and adults. We applaud those communities that maintain levels of fluoride in their water systems and encourage them to continue their efforts.” The City of Greenville was one of 106 community water systems recognized for meeting state fluoride levels eleven of the twelve months in 2009.
ANDREW B. THOLE
Andrew B. Thole, age 82, of Aviston, passed away Tuesday, April 20. A funeral Mass for 82 year-old Andrew Thole will be Friday, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Francis Catholic Church in Aviston. Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, from 4:00 - 9:00 p.m. and Friday, from 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. at the Hempen Funeral Home in Aviston.
BERTHA L. HOLTMANN
Bertha L. Holtmann, age 95, of Glen Carbon, passed away Tuesday, April 20 at Eden Village Retirement Center in Glen Carbon. Funeral services for 95 year-old Bertha Holtmann will be Friday, at 10:00 a.m. at United Church of Christ of Marine. Burial will be in Valley View Memorial Gardens in Edwardsville. Visitation will be Thursday, from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland and Friday, from 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. at the church.
ELDON D. GROTEFENDT
Eldon D. Grotefendt, age 88, of Highland, passed away Tuesday, April 20 at Highland Health Care Center. Funeral services for 88 year-old Eldon Grotefendt will be Saturday, at 10:30 a.m. at Evangelical United Church of Christ in Highland. Burial will be in the Highland City Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, and Saturday, from 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. at the church.
HELEN J. RAEBER
Helen J. Raeber, age 78, of Breese, passed away Wednesday, April 21. Funeral services for 78 year-old Helen Raeber will be Saturday, at 10:00 a.m. at Hempen Funeral Home in Breese. Burial will be in Highland City Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. and Saturday, from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Howard “Ward” Burhanna, age 57, of Trenton, passed away Tuesday, April 20 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. A memorial service for 57 year-old Howard Burhanna will be Saturday, at 11:00 a.m. at Moss Funeral Home in Trenton. Visitation will be Saturday, from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois or Family Hospice.
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