Donald J. Marlo


Donald J. Marlo of St.Louis, MO Formerly of Sesser passed away Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Barnes Jewish Hospital.  Beloved husband of 37 years to Belinda (nee Johnson) Marlo.  Dear father to Christopher Don (Cindy) Marlo, Steven Don (Rhonda) Marlo and Paige Marlo.  Beloved grandfather to Ashley, Corey, Juliet, Heather, Krystyan, and Katelyn.  Brother to Ron (Gayla), Dale, David (Cathy), and Randy (Linda) Marlo.  Dear uncle and cousin. Don was a dedicated employee of Barnes Jewish Hospital for 45 years.  Don was in charge of youth Bocce at the Italia-America Bocce Club, lived on The Hill over 40 years, an active member of the Crusaders and member of the Knights of Columbus 4th Degree.  He loved fishing and spending time with his family.  Visitation in St. Louis will be on Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 2 – 8 p.m. at Michel Funeral Home. Visitation in Sesser will be on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Brayfield-Gilbert Funeral Home 102 W. Callie Street, Sesser, IL 62884 from 5-8 PM. Funeral services will be on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 11:00 AM at St. Mary’s Catholic Church 101 N. Poplar Street, Sesser, IL 62884.  Interment will be at Maple Hill Cemetery in Sesser. In lieu of flowers, donations appreciated to the Sick and Elderly Program of The Hill 2315 Macklind Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110. For a full obituary go to our website at