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Rick Andrew Lezu

August 13, 1953 — July 22, 2020

Marion- Rick Andrew Lezu, age 66, of Marion, passed away at 5:10 pm on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at Herrin Hospital.

Rick was born in Herrin on August 13, 1953, the son of Frank John and Mabel June (Donahue) Lezu.  He had worked as a Union Business Representative in the nursing industry.

Survivors include

Son- Zachary Lezu of Marion

Daughter- Holly and William Harmon of Pittsburg

Five grandchildren- Colton, Hayden, Sydney, Amber, and Gabriel

One Great Grandson- Kade

Sister- Pamela Purdy of Crete, IL

Rick was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be held at 12pm on Monday, July 27, 2020 at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin. Burial will follow at Herrin City Cemetery. A time of visitation will be held from 10am-12pm on Monday at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home.

For those who prefer, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital or the Native American Children’s Fund. Envelopes will be available and accepted at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home; 201 S. 13th Street; Herrin, IL 62948. 

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Service Schedule

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Monday, July 27, 2020

Starts at 12:00 pm

Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home

201 S 13th St, Herrin, IL 62948

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