CENTRALIA Ill. – Thomas Andrew &#8220Drew” Marler, 23, of Centralia, Ill., passed away September 5, 2006, at his home in Centralia. He was born May 10, 1983, in St. Louis to Thomas and Chris (Davis) Marler of Centralia. He was an equipment operator for National Information Solutions Cooperative in Lake St. Louis, Mo. where he worked in the automated mailroom service department. He was a member of The U.S. Air Force for three years.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather Thomas Marler and Brother Dustin Marler.
In addition to his parents he is survived by his grandparents, Dale and Christine Flanigan of Park Hills, and Shirley Marler of Desloge; sister, Summer Reichert and husband Jeremy of Woodlawn, Ill.; nephews, Hunter Dale Reichert and Grant Thomas Reichert. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Visitation will be 4 – 8 p.m., Friday, resuming 7 a.m., Saturday at the Irvin Funeral Home Chapel
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m., Saturday, September 9, 2006, at Irvin Funeral Home Chapel in Centralia, Ill., with Chaplain Dan Lovin officiating. Interment at Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Memorials may be directed to his parents, Tom and Chris Marler.