Ethan Butler

Wednesday, November 14, 2007

MARQUAND, Mo. -- Ethan H. Butler, 2, of Marquand died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007, at Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center in St. Louis.

He was born Dec. 14, 2004, in Carbondale, Ill., son of Virgil and Jennifer Bollinger Butler.

Survivors include his parents; a brother, Daniel Butler; two sisters, Brooklyn and Sara Butler, all of Marquand; maternal grandmother and stepgrandfather, Catherine and Gary Ludwig of Patton, Mo.; maternal great-grandparents, Myrtle Bollinger of Sedgewickville, Mo., Charles "Pete" and Bessie Welker of Marble Hill, Mo.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, paternal grandparents and maternal great-grandfather.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to service time Thursday at Liley Funeral Home in Patton.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Charles Welker and Bobby Cook officiating. Burial will be in Bollinger Cemetery near Sedgewickville.