Carl Edward Quast
December 11, 1932 – March 10, 2020
Carl Edward Quast Sr., 87, of Bellevue, Illinois passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at Snyder Village. He was born December 11, 1932 in Edgewood, Illinois the son of Benart and Gertrude Quast. He married Vivian Sapp September 20, 1952 in Edgewood, Illinois. Vivian passed away January 13, 2017. Surviving are two sons, Carl (Diana) and Jerry both of Bartonville; one daughter, Dorothy (Terry Johnson) Edwards of Bellevue; four grandchildren, Shannan (Nathan) Woerner, Daryn Edwards, Benjamen Quast, and Hollie (Richard) Stoneburner; and one great-grandson Ethyn Edwards. Carl is preceded in death by his wife Vivian of 64 years; parents; two sisters, Louise Quast and Pauline Lance, and one son-in-law Daryl Edwards. Carl served in the United States Army and later worked at Caterpillar, retiring in January of 1982. He enjoyed being with his family and friends, telling stories of being on the farm, growing up in a small town and wood working which he learned from his dad. He also enjoyed bowling and the St. Louis Cardinals. Carl attended White Chapel United Methodist Church. His family is honoring his request of no visitation or funeral. Cremation will be accorded. The Quast family would like to thank the staff from Snyder Village and Compassus Hospice for the exceptional care provided. Memorials may be sent to the American Cancer Society or Samaritan’s Purse.