Franklin J. “Frank” Eversgerd, 71,
of New Baden, died Monday, April 16, 2007 at St. Joseph Hospital in
Mr. Eversgerd was born January 4,
1936 in Albers, IL to Frank and Veronica (Netemeyer) Eversgerd; they
preceded him in death.
Also preceded in death by brothers,
LeRoy “Roy” Eversgerd and Leon “Blackie” Eversgerd, a
brother-in-law, Ronald Haas, and father-in-law, Herman Albers.
He married Marian Albers on June 4,
1958 at St. Boniface Catholic
Church in Germantown; she
survives in New Baden.
Also surviving are his daughters,
Peggy (William) Farnsworth of Coulterville, Anita (Nick) Schomaker
of Germantown, and Kris (Kent) Cayson of New Baden.
2 grandchildren, Erica and Ryan
Schomaker and a step-granddaughter, Miranda Cayson.
A brother, Wilbert “Pete” (JoAnn)
Eversgerd of Breese and a sister Carol Haas of Albers.
His mother-in-law, Catherine Albers
of New Baden
A sister-in-law, Alice Eversgerd of
Frank retired from the Local 520 in
Mitchell, IL as an Operating Engineer and was a lifelong farmer.
He was a member of St. Damian
Catholic Church in Damiansville, Clinton County Farm Bureau, the
Massey-Harris Antique Tractor Club, and was an Army Veteran of the
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial
will be Friday, April 20, 2007 at 10:00 a.m.
at St. Damian Catholic Church in Damiansville with Msgr. Donald
Eichenseer and Fr. Dan Friedman officiating. Interment will follow
in St. Boniface Cemetery,
Visitation will be Thursday, April
19, 2007 from 4:00-9:00 p.m. and again on Friday, April 20, 2007
from 8:00-9:30 a.m. at the Moss Funeral Home in Germantown.
Memorials can be made to the
American Heart Association or Clinton County Relay for Life and will
be received at the funeral home.