Official Obituary of

William "Bill" Charles Trigg

May 28, 1952 ~ November 15, 2023 (age 71) 71 Years Old

William "Bill" Trigg Obituary

William “Bill” Charles Trigg


William “Bill” Charles Trigg passed away at Christian Northeast Hospital in St. Louis, MO on Wednesday, November 15, 2023 at 4:36 p.m. He was 71 years old.


Mr. Trigg was born in St. Louis, MO on May 28, 1952 to William F. Trigg and Jo Ann Silverthorn. He attended Mt. Olive High School and graduated with the Class of 1971 and enlisted in the United States Marine Corp on May 7, 1971. While in service, he received the Good Conduct Medal, the National Service Medal, and the Rifle Marksmanship Badge. After release from active duty, he attended the Naval Training Center in Great Lakes, IL. As a member of the Marine Corp Reserves, he worked as a correction officer. He was honorably discharged from the military. In civilian life, Mr. Trigg worked in retail as a Produce manager.


Mr. Trigg is survived by his mother; Jo Ann Beverly Simmons, a son, William (Jennifer) Trigg, a brother, Bradlee Dale (Margaret) Trigg, and two grandsons, Tim and Billy Trigg.


He was preceded in death by his father, William Frederick Trigg, a brother, Jeff Simmons, and grandparents, Dale and Thema Stockwell.


Visitation will take place at Becker and Son Funeral Home on Tuesday, November 21, 2023 from noon until 2 p.m. Military Honors will be provided by the Mount Olive VFW.


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November 21, 2023

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Becker & Son Funeral Home
221 S Poplar St
Mt. Olive, IL 62069


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