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Frank Eugene Alton
Frank Eugene Alton, 74, of 900 E. Jefferson St., Macomb, died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2000, at 4:49 a.m. at McDonough District Hospital.
He was born June 19, 1925, in Vermont to Bruce Eugene and Mary Elizabeth Darling Alton.
He married Treva Teel Oct. 20, 1989, in Galesburg. She survives.
He is survived by one brother, Joseph D. Alton Sr.; one son, Richard Eugene Alton of Springfield; two daughters, Marla Harper of Colchester and Cindy Baker of Rushville; and five grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, William Taylor Alton Sr., Henry Bruce Alton and a brother in infancy.
Mr. Alton served in the Navy from 1943-45, and then in the Army from 1948-50. He was a truck driver for Coggeshall Construction for 30 years and last worked for Clinard Trucking until his retirement.
Services were Saturday, Feb. 26, at Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home, with the Rev. Kevin Lingerfelter officiating. Burial was in Oakwood Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.