Mt. Vernon Register-News

February 13, 2014

Jo Ann Zinkgraf


The Register-News

---- — Jo Ann Zinkgraf, 89, of O’Fallon, born Dec. 12, 1924, in St Louis, passed on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at Faith Care Center in Highland.

Jo Ann was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and Josie, nee Lovin, Carlton; husbands, Robert Burke and Ronald Zinkgraf; and a son, Stephen Burke.

She is survived by daughter-in-law, Dianne Burke of Belleville; step-son, Jon (Jeannette) Zinkgraf of Des Peres, Mo.; grandchildren, Aaron (Carrie) Burke of Millstadt and Stephanie (Ed) Emge of Millstadt; six great-grandchildren; and nephews and nieces, Jim Gibbs of Virginia, Joyce Hunter of Germantown, Tenn., John Carlton of Pennsylvania, Mark Carlton of New York, Bill Marlow of Jacksonville, Ariz., Jean Bolerjack of Kansas, Julia Marlowe of Overland Park, Kan. and Jane Marlow of Mt. Vernon.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the United Church of Christ in O’Fallon.

Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 8, at United Church of Christ in O’Fallon.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. March 8, at United Church of Christ in O’Fallon.

For those who wish, memorials may be made to the Angels on Assignment and will be accepted at Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.