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Obituary for Eleanor A. Buente
Eleanor A. Buente, age 94, of Glen Carbon, formerly of Collinsville, IL, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, IL. She was born July 19, 1920 to the late Joseph F. and Wilhelmina (Minnie) (nee Koehne) Grob. Besides her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, William F. Buente, one brother, U. S. Marine Corps PFC Raymond J. Grob who was killed in action February 24, 1945 on Iwo Jima, and one sister, Wilma R. Stack. She retired in 1978 from National Steel where she worked as an inspector. Eleanor is a long time member of S. S. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Collinsville where she volunteered for many years, as well as volunteering at ABL Pregnancy Center. She is survived by her nieces and nephews, Kathleen Cerny of Granite City, IL, James Stack of Collinsville, IL, Retired Judge Daniel Stack of Highland, IL, Raymond Stack of Louisiana, Michael Stack of Overland Park, KS, Bradley Stack of St. Louis, MO, Anthony Stack of Midland, MI, Stephen Stack of Troy, IL, and Anna Marie Stack of Belleville, IL. She is also survived by many great nieces, great nephews and great-great nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers Masses to S. S. Peter & Paul Catholic Church or Masses or memorials to St. Jerome Catholic Church in Troy, or ABL Pregnancy Center are requested. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 10:00 a. m. until 11:00 a. m. at S. S. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Collinsville. Funeral Mass will be Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 11:00 a. m. at S. S. Peter & Paul Catholic Church. Father Pat Jakel will officiate. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Edwardsville, IL