Kevin Hughes

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until the time of services at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 9, 2019 at Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville for Kevin Charles Hughes of Fieldon.

Mr. Hughes, 66, died February 5 at his home.

He was born September 10, 1952 in Tooele, Utah, the son of the late Willard and Constance “Connie” (LeFaivre) Hughes. He married the former Rebecca Schmieder in 1977.

He was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1970 where he served honorably. He began his career with Duncan Foundry in Alton and later went on to work for many years as a deckhand for Norman Brothers Barge Lines and retired from Lockhaven Country Club in Godfrey as a groundskeeper.

Surviving is his wife, Becky; a son, Kevin Douglas (Na) Hughes of Godfrey; four brothers, including James Hughes, Jeff Hughes, Jon (Donna) Hughes, all of Grafton; two sisters, including Cindy (Art) Harris of Fieldon; and other extended family.

Burial will be in Scenic Hill Cemetery in Grafton with full military honors by the Grafton American Legion.

Memorials may be made to the Two Rivers Chapter of Delta Waterfowl.