We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Thomas Cress

A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, August 29, 2015 for 78 year old Thomas Cress of Chester, IL who died Sunday, August 23, 2015 at his home.

Thomas was born June 16, 1937 in Belleville, IL, the son of Edna (Aspley) Cress. He married Flora "Dody" Provan on July 4, 1967 in Euclid, OH and she survives of Chester, IL.

Also surviving are four children, Bridget Straedey of Jackson, MO, Doug Cress of Jacksonville, FL, Heidi Wendell of Boynton Beach, FL and Tom Cress of Fairview Heights, IL. 12 grandchildren and three great grandchildren also survive along with many close friends.

Visitation will be after 10am Saturday, August 29 at the First Baptist Church in Chester, IL.

It was Mr. Cress’ wishes to be cremated.

A Memorial Service for 78 year old Thomas Cress will be held at 11am Saturday, August 29, 2015 at the First Baptist Church in Chester, IL with Dr. Mike Fogerson officiating.

Memorials can be made to the First Baptist Church in Chester, IL or to Hospice of Southern Illinois.

To sign an on-line registry book, visit www.pmfh.net.