John M. Hoerner – Obituary

John M. Hoerner
10/19/1956 ~ 8/10/2020


John M. Hoerner, age 63, of Belleville, IL, born on October 19, 1956 in East St. Louis, IL, passed away on Monday, August 10, 2020 at Mercy Hospital, St. Louis, MO.

John was a retired Boilermaker with Local #363, Belleville, IL for 37 years.  John will dearly be missed by all.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dennis R. Hoerner, Sr., and Marguerite A. “Peggy” Hoerner, nee Halloran; his mother-in-law, Maxine Poell; his sister-in-law, Karen Paulson; and his brothers-in-law, Bob Underwood and Henry Dinan.

John is survived by his dear wife, Kay Hoerner, nee Poell; his beloved children, Jonathan Michael Hoerner and Sarah Marie Hoerner; his siblings, Mona (Gary) Sterr, Nora Dinan, Patti (Dick) Pearl, Dennis (Francie) Hoerner, Jr., Tim (Robin) Hoerner, Joseph (Mary Beth) Hoerner, Keith (Anne) Hoerner, Kevin (Ann) Hoerner, Steve (Deanne) Hoerner, and Garrett (Katie) Hoerner; his sister-in-law, Kathy (Steve) Odenwald; his brothers-in-law, Joe (Marla) Poell, and Al Paulson.  John is also survived by many cherished nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Our Lady Queen of Peace School, the American Cancer Society or to the Hoerner Children College Fund.

Public Visitation will be held on Friday, August 14, 2020 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Kassly Mortuary, Ltd., Fairview Heights, IL.

A private Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, August 15, 2020.  Interment will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Belleville, IL.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Our Lady Queen of Peace grade school
American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345


Hoerner Children College Fund