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“You will be missed dear friend. We have not seen each other in many years but vivid memories of our youth in the 70's remain clear. At this...Read More »
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“My deepest sympathy and prayers goes out to the Scarborough Family. Its so sad that Michael is gone...though we had not been in touch for may years...Read More »
2 of 2 | Posted by: Tammy (Smotherman) Williams - MO

Michael D. Scarborough, 58, of Granite City, Illinois passed away at 3:50 p.m. on Monday, January 7, 2013 at Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City. He was born August 19, 1954 in Granite City, a son of Dean Scarborough of Granite City and the late Mary (Hall) Scarborough. He married Kimberly K. (Godfrey) Scarborough on July 1, 1994 in Edwardsville and she survives. He had worked at Granite City Steel with 33 years of dedicated service as a steelworker. He enjoyed sports, loved animals and will be remembered for the love and special times shared with his family and friends. In addition to his beloved wife and father, he is survived by two sons and one daughter-in-law, Matthew and Stephanie Scarborough of Sorento and Nathan Scarborough of Panama; one daughter, Jessica Scarborough of Chicago; five grandchildren, Nicholas, Taylor, Gunner, Leo and Oscar; one brother, Scott Scarborough of Granite City; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Robin and Randy Ballew of Granite City and Deena and David Busse of Granite City; many nieces; nephews; other extended family and friends. In celebration of his life, visitation will be at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. where funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. with Reverend Sherman Smith officiating. Burial will be at St. John Cemetery on Maryville Road in Granite City. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association in memory of his mother and may be accepted at the funeral home.

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