Alsie E. Engle

Alsie E. Rinehart Bennett Engle, 81, of Alton, passed away Thursday, October 7, 2021 at Regency Care in Springfield.

She was born February 21, 1940 in Saluda County, South Carolina, the daughter of Kenny L. and Mary Jessie Corley Rinehart.  

She was proceeded in death by her husbands David C. Bennett and Orville E. Engle and grandson, David W. Bennett.

Alsie worked as an administrative assistant and was a member of the Woman’s auxiliary VFW and Moose Lodge. 

Survivors include her children, Robert D. (Brenda) Bennett of Fort Lawn, South Carolina, Mark K. (Mary) Bennett of Chatham and Timothy J. (Kathy) Bennett of Arnold, Missouri; stepchildren, Laura (Dean) Garrett, Georgia Rands and Jenny (Don) Hyman; eight grandchildren; three step grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; three step great-grandchildren and a sister.

Visitation will be held Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 11 a.m. with a service at 12 p.m. followed by a luncheon at the Godfrey First United Methodist Church, 1100 Airport Road, Godfrey, IL 62035. 

Inurnment will take place with burial at Jefferson Barracks Cemetery in St. Louis Missouri. 

Memorials may be made to  Moose Charities,155 S. International Drive Mooseheart, IL 60539-1100 or to the American Kidney Foundation, 1001 Craig Road #480 St. Louis, MO 63149. Ellinger-Kunz and Park Funeral Home, Springfield was in charge of arrangements.