Herrin-Fred Neal, 79, passed away on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.
Fred was born on July 7, 1939 in Franklin County to Taylor and Wanda (Hays) Neal. He married Luan Peterson in 1967 and she survives.
Fred worked as a mortgage banker for many years. He was an avid golfer and an active member of Crab Orchard Golf Club. Fred enjoyed traveling especially his travels to Scotland to play golf.
Daughter-Tracey Glenn and husband Bill
Son-Rob Wendt and wife Kellie
Neal and Syna Wendt
Taylor and Kyle LaFrence
Brother in law-Ron Peterson and wife Katie
Fur babies- “Hogan” and “Jubilee”
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Kenton Neal and daughter, Lisa Crowe
A celebration of life will be held on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at Crab Orchard Golf Club from 4pm-6pm. Blue Funeral Home in Marion is assisting the family with arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Saluki Athletic Scholarship Foundation or First Tee and will be accepted at Blue Funeral Home/P.O. Box 411/Marion, IL 62959