Yvonne House-Garner

Yvonne House-Garner, age 45 of Maryville, IL born April 13, 1970 in St. Louis, MO passed away at 9:10 pm on Monday, August 4, 2015 at her residence.

Yvonne was a homemaker.  Prior to marriage, she was a devoted Hospice CNA who poured her heart and soul into caring for her patients.  She made each one of them feel special.  Within her family, she was the pillar of strength who everyone turned to when they needed help or advice; especially her children could always count on frequent calls, encouragement and guidance.  She was the family’s voice of reason.  She was a member of Living The Word Church Fellowship in Collinsville, IL.  She loved to travel, crafts, flowers, shopping, music and mostly spending time with her family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Edward House; and a sister, Yvette House.

She is survived by her mother, Phyllis House of Collinsville, IL; husband, Dr. Kevin Garner, whom she married May 24, 2012; one son, Calvin Price, Jr. of Granite City, IL; two daughters:  Jacqueline Price of Springfield, IL and Yoshica (Juan) Wilson of Collinsville, IL; two step sons:  Harry Garner of Maryville, IL and William Garner of Collinsville, IL; six grandchildren:  Semija and Letharrio Bickham, Darion Smith, Juan Jr. and Rashad Wilson, and Brandi Price; two brothers:  Edward House of St. Louis, MO and Bradford House of Bloomington, IL; three sisters:  Allecia Holliday of Maryville, IL, Jacquelyn Fisher of Maryville, IL and Angelia House of St. Louis, MO; numerous nieces and nephews.

Private services will be held at Barry Wilson Funeral Home, 2800 North Center Street, Maryville, IL 62062 with Rev. David Hawkins officiating.

Memorials may be made to the Epilepsy Foundation and mailed to the funeral home.

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