Claude W. Little, 86, of Marissa, IL, passed away at 12:23 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the Sparta Community Hospital. He was born January 22, 1932 to Delbert and Bertha (Freeman) Little in Marissa, IL. Claude married Joan Mulholland on June 7, 1952. Claude proudly served in the United States Army. He was a member of the Tilden Presbyterian Church, the Steeleville American Legion, a life member of the Sparta VFW, the Washington County Farm Bureau, and a past trustee at Lively Grove Township.
Claude is survived by his loving wife, Joan Little of Marissa, IL; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, brothers-in-law and friends
Claude is preceded in death by his parents, half-sister Opal, and half-brother Wilbur
Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at the Tilden Presbyterian Church with Rev. Jeff Schwab officiating
Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 9 a.m. until the hour of service at the Tilden Presbyterian Church
Interment will be at Marissa Township Cemetery with military honors
Memorials may be given to the Tilden Presbyterian Church