Alton, IL


Charlotte Elizabeth Fessler

Charlotte Elizabeth Fessler, 80, died at 12:52 a.m. Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Jerseyville Nursing and Rehab. Born July 21, 1937 in Alton, she was the daughter of Frank and Lily (Brown) Williams. Mrs. Fessler retired as a bottle inspector for Owens Illinois Glass. She married Donald Cornelius Fessler in Jerseyville. He preceded her in death on September 8, 1997. Surviving are five daughters, Linda Woods-Surratt (Melvin) of Jerseyville, Patricia Woods-Weissenfluh of Wood River, Melissa Woods-Story (Jim) of Jerseyville, Denise Jackson-Looney (Steve) of Grafton, and Michelle Woods of Belgrade, MO, 11 grand children, 18 great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchildren with one on the way. Also surviving is a brother, Clyde Williams (Debbie) of Jerseyville. Along with her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by 12 siblings. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until time of memorial service at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. Burial will be at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Online guestbook and information may be found at


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