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Louis Stephen Airaghi of Lebanon

  • Louis Stephen Airaghi

    Louis Stephen Airaghi

updated: 6/12/2020 9:00 AM

Louis Stephen Airaghi, 98, of Lebanon, born Aug. 28, 1921, in Johnson City, passed away, Monday, May 11, 2020, at Lebanon Care Center.

Louis was a United States Army Veteran of World War II, serving in the Philippines. He worked as a salesman for Du Quoin Packing Company, and then as an electrician at the U.S. Mapping Agency in St Louis.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Madelyn M., nee Vallero, Airaghi; and his parents, Rosa and Battista Airaghi.

He is survived by three generations: two sons, Robert Airaghi, and Larry (Jo Ann) Airaghi; four grandchildren, Barrett, Tony, Angela Stokes and Reverend Cristina with their husbands; seven great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

The family wishes to give a special thank you to The Atrium of Belleville and to his caregivers at the Lebanon Care Center.

Condolences and memories of Louis may be expressed to the family online at

Private graveside services will be held. He will rest alongside his wife at Green Mount Catholic Cemetery in Belleville.

Arrangements are by George Renner and Sons Funeral Home in Belleville.