Arthur Charles Worstell


Arthur Charles Worstell, age 96, of Highland, IL formerly of Greenville IL, passed away Friday, May 10, 2019 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, O’Fallon, IL. Funeral services will be held Monday, May 13, 2019 at 1 PM at Young Funeral Home. Burial will be in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. Friends may call Monday, May 13, 2019 after 11 AM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Art was born May 14, 1922 in Midway, Pennsylvania to William J. and Emelia (Charlier) Worstell. He married Emadean Donaldson on June 23, 1944 in Greenville, IL. She died March 27, 1983. He then married Janice McClay in June of 2010 in Las Vegas, NV. He is survived by his wife Janice Worstell of Highland, IL, his daughters Nancy Neer of Greenville, IL, Christine Maurer of Greenville, IL, Dawn (Dana) Adams of Marshall, IL, and Michelle (Chad) Daniels of Carlyle, IL. He is also survived by his brother Roy Worstell of Highland, IL and his sister Genevia Adcock of Greenville, IL. along with numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife Emadean, three daughters Teresa Eller, Becky Butler, and Emily Hulvey, a son Arthur Worstell, four brothers William Worstell, Donald Worstell, Glenn Worstell and Delmar Worstell.

He moved to Greenville with his family when he was twelve years old he attended Greenville Schools and graduated from Greenville High School. He worked for about 28 years as a truck driver and then drove a school bus for 20 years. He moved to Highland eight years ago.

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