In Memory of
Bonnie M.

Obituary for Bonnie Ahle

Bonnie M. Ahle nee Kessinger, 74, of O’Fallon, IL, born April 3, 1943 in St Louis, MO, passed away peacefully at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital on Friday, December 22, 2017.

She was a member of O’Fallon First United Methodist Church, she enjoyed visiting the Grand Ole Opry, listing to country music, playing computer games and using social media to stay in touch with her friends.

Bonnie was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Beatrice Kessinger, nee Hoffman; husband, Dale Ahle Sr.; brother, Thomas Kessinger; and sister, Connie Fuqua.

Surviving are her two sons, Dale (Julie) Ahle of Liberty, MO, Robert (Terri) Ahle of Fairview Heights, IL; five grandchildren, Stephanie Ahle, Emma Ahle, Charlie Ahle, Brandon Kimball, and Nick Flatbush.

The family requests memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, 504 East Hwy 50, O’Fallon IL 62269. Condolences may be extended to the family online at

Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at Schildknecht Funeral Home, 301 South Lincoln Avenue, O’Fallon, IL 62269.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 10:00 AM at the funeral home.

Interment will follow at O’Fallon City Cemetery, O’Fallon, IL.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Schildknecht Funeral Home.