Glen Richard Fitch of Carbondale, Illinois, December 28, 1945 – April 6, 2019

Glen Richard Fitch, 73, of Carbondale, Illinois passed away at 10:54 a.m., Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Union County Hospital in Anna.
Richard was born December 28, 1945 in Herrin, Illinois to John Aaron and Lennis Mae (Shepard) Fitch.
He is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Stacy and Jason Brantley of Carbondale, Toni and Michael Alligier of Charlotte, NC; three grandchildren, Jake and Kade Brantley of Carbondale and Lily Alligier of Charlotte, NC and a brother and sister-in-law, Bill and Nadine Fitch of Tampa, FL.
His parents and a sister, Kay Fitch preceded him in death.
Mr. Fitch was a retired coal miner who last worked at the Consol mine in Sesser.  Richard enjoyed the outdoors of fishing and hunting.
In accordance with Mr. Fitch’s wishes, he will be cremated.  The family will have private services at a later date.
Vantrease Funeral Homes, Inc. of Zeigler and Royalton is entrusted with the arrangements.  Visit for more information and to sign the online register book.