Roosevelt “Steve” Monday

Roosevelt “Steve” Monday, 82, of Havana, passed away at Unity Point – Methodist, in Peoria, at 7:52 p.m. on Monday, August 12, 2019. He was born February 8, 1937, in Holladay, TN, to Thomas Lewis and Zildie Monday. He married Mary Ann McDermott, in Chicago, on May 31, 1958. Mr. Monday is survived by his wife, Mary Ann, of Havana; three children: David (Anne) Monday and Jeff Monday, all of Orland Park, Karen Gill of Lindenhurst, NY; as well as three grandchildren, Hunter, Sydney and Nina. He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers, son, Steve Monday and grandson, Bernie Gill IV. Mr. Monday served in the US Army and was a member of VFW Post #6408 Auxiliary in Havana. He worked for Bayer in Chicago for 32 years. Visitation was held at Hurley Funeral Home in Havana on Thursday, August 15 from 5 until 7 p.m. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., on Friday, August 16, also at the funeral home. Fr. Nimorious officiated. VFW Post #6408 and American Legion Post #138 provided a burial detail at the cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to VFW Post #6408 in Havana. Online memorial messages may be left for the family at www.hurleyfh.com. Hurley Funeral Home in Havana is in charge of arrangements.

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