Adolf A. “Fudd” Hebenstreit Jr., 91 of Staunton passed away Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Community Memorial Hospital in Staunton. Born May 24, 1928 in Staunton, he was a son of the Late Mr. & Mrs. Adolf & Alma (Stein) Hebenstreit Sr. He married Shirley A. Slifka on June 11, 1955 in Livingston, IL. He worked as a Machine Designer/Draftsman at Cerro Copper Products in St. Louis, MO for most of his career. He retired in 1994. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. “Fudd” was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church of Staunton, Staunton Knights of Columbus #2197, Staunton VFW Post # 1241, past member of Concordia Hall of Staunton and Staunton Country Club. He was a graduate of Rankin Technical School.
“Fudd” is survived by his Wife, Shirley A. Hebenstreit of Staunton, IL; 1 Daughter, Kelda (David) DeBarr of Litchfield, IL; 1 Son, David (Debbie) Hebenstreit of St. Louis, MO; 4 Grandchildren, Derek (Megan) DeBarr, Anne (Preston) Hisle, Tyler Hebenstreit, and Trevor Hebenstreit; 2 Great Grandchildren, Ethan Hisle & Liam Hisle. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 Sisters, Ruth Kepler & Noreen Hebenstreit.
Visitation will be held from 9 AM to 11:30 AM on Monday, June 3, 2019 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Staunton. Funeral Mass will begin at 11:30 AM at St. Michael’s Catholic Church with Father George Radosevich officiating. Burial will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery in Staunton. Memorials are suggested to St. Michael’s Catholic Church of Staunton.
St. Michael's Catholic Church of Staunton
428 E. North St., Staunton IL 62088