Carroll Wayne Hessenauer, age 70, of Greenville, passed away Tuesday, March 3 at his home. Funeral services for 70 year old Carroll Wayne Hessenauer will be Saturday, March 7 at 3:00 p.m. at Young Funeral Home in Greenville. Burial will be in Mt. Auburn Cemetery with military honors. Friends may call Saturday from noon to service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the Greenville First Christian Church or the Lemuel Rhodes Cancer Foundation.
Carroll was born November 29, 1944 in Highland, Illinois to Louis Wade and Wanda (Miller) Hessenauer. He married Carol Ann Hochuli on August 8, 1970 in Highland, IL.
He is survived by his wife Carol, his children Carla A. (William “JR”) Paradee of Greenville, Gary J. (Faye) Hessenauer of Greenville, and Jeffrey W. (Lynn) Hessenauer of Greenville, his sisters Sandy (Charlie) Barnes of Franklin, Kentucky and Candy Shaw of Greenville. He is also survived by his grandchildren Steven (Vanessa), Kyle (Sarah), Brittany, Aubrie, Grady, and Jacob along with a great granddaughter Elaina. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Wade Hessenauer.
Carroll grew up in Old Ripley and Grantfork and graduated from Highland High School. He served in the U.S. Navy from September 1962 to November 1967 and received The Armed Services Expeditionary Medal. After the service he went to work for Rasler Plumbing in Greenville and then worked out of The Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 553 in East Alton until he retired in 2005. He enjoyed woodworking and restoring classic Thunderbirds. He made handcrafted guitars and enjoyed playing music. He was a member of The Greenville First Christian Church.
Young Funeral Home
118 E College Ave
Greenville, IL 62246