Lonnie Ray Beal

BELLEVILLE — Lonnie Ray Beal, 67, of Belleville, passed away at 10:50 p.m. on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at BRIA of Belleville in Belleville.

Lonnie BealHe was born on July 10, 1947 in Centralia, the son of Clara “Emogene” Beal. Lonnie married Sharmyn Virginia Beal on July 17, 1966. She preceded him in death.

Mr. Beal is survived by his mother; two sons Tony Beal and wife Heather, of Belleville; Jeff Beal and special friend Renee Ziegler of Centralia; three grandchildren Breyer, Beckham, and Saylor Beal of Belleville.

He was preceded in death by his father and wife.

He worked as meat cutter at IGA for over 30 years. He was lifelong area resident. He also served in the United States Air Force.

Per Mr. Beal wishes he will be cremated and private family service will be held at later date.

Irvin Funeral Home in Centralia, who is in charge of arrangements.

Please visit irvinfuneralhome.com to leave an online condolence for the family.