John Brentlinger

John F. "Jack, Pops" Brentlinger

Monday, August 27th, 1934 - Friday, September 4th, 2020
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John F. Brentlinger, age 86, of Summerfield, died at 6:20 a.m. Friday, September 4, 2020 at his residence.

He was born August 27, 1934 in St. Louis, MO, the son of the late Adam and Genevieve (Gielow) Brentlinger. He married Catherine Gault August 28, 1988. She survives.

Besides his wife, he is survived by six children: Peggy (Robert) King, Grace (Rod) Lichtenberg, Georgee (Steve) Blankenship,, Roberta (Clyde Wayne) Everhart, Patty Lancey and Mary Lancey; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; one brother, David Brentlinger; and one sister, Virginia Thurmon.

Mr. Brentlinger was preceded in death by a son, Gregory Brentlinger; a daughter, Tammy Sadler; and several siblings.

John served his country in the US Army as a paratrooper.

A memorial gathering will be held from 3-6 p.m. Thursday, September 10, 2020 at Kalmer Mwemorial Services, located on Rt. 50 between Lebanon and O'Fallon. Masks will be required and Social Distancing guidelines will be employed.
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Shirley Willis

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Your family is in are Prayers. Shirley,James.Steven,Lucas..
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Cindy Bainter

Posted at 09:46am
I will never forget the things you have taught me through the years and the things you've passed on to Ryan that he can't learn in a history book. I cant wait to hear the stories you'll have for me when I see you again. I love you grandpa now rest easy ♥

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