---- — George F. Mason, 71, of Benton, passed away at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon.
In honor of George’s wishes, he will be cremated and no public services will be held.
For those who wish, memorials may be given to Shriners Hospital for Children in memory of George F. Mason and will be accepted at the funeral home or mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com for further information or to send condolences.