Benjamin Franklin “Bennie” Schierbaum

Benjamin Franklin “Bennie” Schierbaum, 84, of Bluford, Illinois, passed away at departed this world to be with his Lord 11:10 P.M., Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at Mt. Vernon Health Care Center in Mount Vernon, Illinois. FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois, with Elder Gordon Rhine and Elder Kevin Pierce officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Friends of the Benjamin Franklin “Bennie” Schierbaum Family may call from 5 to 8:00 P.M. Friday, January 8, 2016 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call (618) 242-3348 or visit for further information or to send online condolences.