Ben “Pike” Rost, 69, of Camden, S.C. and formerly of Piopolis, passed away 8 a.m. Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at his home.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. John Baptist Catholic Church in Piopolis with Father Slawomir Ptak officiating. Military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post 106, McLeansboro and Military Honors Team, Marion. Burial will be at St. John Baptist Catholic Cemetery in Piopolis.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Harre Funeral Home, McLeansboro. Prayer service will be held at 7 p.m.
Memorials may be made to Jimmy Rost for college funds for grandchildren.
Harre Funeral Home, McLeansboro, is in charge of arrangements.