|Date Of Birth:||06/26/1932|
|Date Of Death:||03/01/2012|
|Service Date:||Visitation on Sunday, March 4, 2012 from 2-4 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church in Roanoke. Service on Monday at 10:00 am at Trinity Lutheran with visitation one hour prior to the service.|
Arthur W. Faucon
Roanoke- Arthur W. Faucon, 79, of
Roanoke, passed away at 9:26 am on March 1, 2012 at Advocate Eureka
He was born on June 26, 1932 in
Roanoke, IL a son of Arthur and Bernice Rodgers Faucon. He married
Roberta Jane Keen on September 20, 1952 in Portsmith, VA. She
Also surviving are his four
daughters, Wendy (Steve) Blunier of Roanoke, Sue (Robert) Burton of
Morton, Ellen (Mike) Grogg of Chillicothe, and Sally (Robert)
Romersberger of Congerville; twelve grandchildren; twenty one great
grandchildren; two sisters, Mary Lou (Lyle) Hannen of Glasford and
Patricia (Lawrence) Geltmaker of Trivoli.
He was preceded in death by his
parents, one grandson, one brother, and one sister.
Art graduated from Roanoke Victory
High School in 1950. He served his country in the United States
Navy during the Korean War on the USS Shadwell. He retired from
Caterpillar in 1995.
He was member of the Trinity
Lutheran Church in Roanoke and the Roanoke American Legion Post
Art faithfully served as a volunteer
fireman for many years and in the Roanoke American Legion Honor
Funeral services will be held at
10:00 am on Monday, March 5, 2012 at the Trinity Lutheran Church in
Roanoke. Rev. Bruce Scarbeary will officiate. Visitation will be
held from 2:00-4:00 pm on Sunday, March 4, 2012 at Trinity Lutheran
Church in Roanoke and one hour prior to services on Monday, at the
church. Burial will follow services on Monday, at Trinity Lutheran
Cemetery. Full military rites will be accorded.
Knapp-Johnson-Harris Funeral Home in Roanoke is handling
arrangements for the family.
Memorial contributions may be made
to the Trinity Lutheran Church in Roanoke or the Roanoke American
Legion Post #463. Online condolences may be sent to the family at