Verona Scanlan

Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 14, 2019 for Verona E. Scanlan.

Mrs. Scanlan, 83, died May 8 at Alton Memorial Hospital.

She was born April 8, 1936 in Venedy, the daughter of the late Elmer and Carrie (Finke) Brockmann. She married Kenneth Scanlan in 1955; he died in 1996.

She held various office positions throughout her life, including working the parts department at Hoefert Dodge in Alton. She worked as a cook at Fran & Marilyn’s in Jerseyville and worked alongside her husband when they owned and operated, Midway Tavern in Delhi for several years.

Surviving are two sons; two daughters, including Peggy (Lionel) Zimmerman of Delhi and Becki (Orville) Reynolds of Jerseyville; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; a sister and two brothers.

Burial was in Upper Alton Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Riverbend Humane Society, in care of the Crawford Funeral Home in Jerseyville.