Paul R. Hancock
February 12, 1943 ~ February 26, 2015
Paul R. Hancock, 72 of Hamel formerly of Panama passed away at 2:35 PM on Thursday, February 26, 2015 at Anderson Hospital in Maryville.
He was born on February 12, 1943 at East Chicago, Indiana the son of Paul R. and Helen E. (Walters) Hancock. He married Kim Worker on December 31, 2001 at Gatlinburg, TN. He was preceded in death by his parents; Son, Justin Hancock; Brother, John Hancock; Granddaughter, BeyoncAC..
Paul worked for Cassens Transport Company at the Chrysler Plant in Fenton, Mo as a rail car loader before his retirement. He was a member of the Teamsters, VFW Post 6628 and the Donnellson Masonic Lodge.
He is survived by: His wife, Kim Hancock of Hamel, IL; Daughters, Tracy Levendoski and Emily Gilbert both of Hamel, IL; Son, Jacob Curton of Hamel, IL; 3 Grandchildren, Dustin, Austin and Cheyenne; Sister, Naomi "Sis" (husband, Joe) McCario of Panama, IL; Sister in law, Debbie Hancock of Panama, IL; Many Nieces and Nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Monday, March 2, 2015 at Perfetti Funeral Home in Panama with Pastor Dave Trover officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at Union Cemetery in Panama. Visitation will be held on Monday from 10:00 AM until time of service at the Perfetti Funeral Home in Panama. Masonic rites will be conducted at 12:45 PM on Monday.
Memorials are suggested to the Ronald McDonald House.
Perfetti Funeral Home in Panama is in charge of arrangements.