Cyril Athmer

BREESE — Cyril J. Athmer, 86, of Breese and formerly of Aviston, died Friday, April 18, 2014, at Faith Countryside Homes in Highland.

Funeral Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at St. Augstine Catholic Church in Breese, with Fr. Chuck Tuttle and Deacon Bob Lippert officiating. Interment will follow at St. Francis Cemetery in Aviston.

Visitation will be held from 4 until 8 p.m. Monday and again from 8 until 9:45 a.m. Tuesday at Moss Funeral Home in Breese.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Research, Hospice of Southern Illinois,Cure JM Foundation, and Multiple Sclerosis Society and will be received at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be sent to