Paul “Peanuts” Hilmes

BREESE — Paul B. “Peanuts” Hilmes, 80, of Breese, died Sunday, March 9, 2014, at Breese Nursing Home.

Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Breese, with Fr. Chuck Tuttle and Deacon Bob Lippert officiating. Interment will follow in St. Dominic/St. Augustine Cemetery in Breese.

Visitation will be from 8 until 9:45 a.m. Tuesday, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Breese.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, or to the donor’s choice, and will be received at the church or through Moss Funeral Home in Breese who is in charge of arrangements.

Expressions of sympathy may be sent to