John Robert Bissey, age 68 of Herrin died on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at Herrin Hospital.
John was born in Clay City, Illinois on January 10, 1951, the son of Kenneth Earl and Ada Bell (Patterson) Bissey. He married Connie Absher on March 31, 1973 at the 1st Baptist Church in Energy, Illinois and she survives.
John worked as a postal carrier for Carbondale, Illinois.
Wife- Connie Bissey of Herrin, Illinois
Son- Justin Bissey of Herrin, Illinois
Daughter- Sara Wenzel of Schiller Park, Illinois
Leah Bissey of Carterville, Illinois
Lila Wenzel of Schiller Park, Illinois
Justin Keith Bissey II of Granite City, Illinois
Bennett Madej of Schiller Park, Illinois
Drew Madej of Schiller Park, Illinois
Mother- Ada Bell Bissey
Sister- Janet and Ron Leist of Olney, Illinois
Brother- Norman and Dena Bissey of Olney, Illinois
Several nieces and nephews
The memorial service will be held at the family farm at 1:00 PM on Saturday, May 23, 2020 where military rites will also be presented. Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.