Zelda I. (Quillin) Kassa, 86, passed away at her home in Rives Jan. 15, 2020.
She donated her body to the University of Tennessee in Memphis.
No services are planned.
She was born Sept. 13, 1933, to the late Odie B. and Opal Quillin of Samburg.
Zelda lived in Edwardsville, Ill., most of her life and moved to Rives a few years ago. She worked for Hunter Packing of St. Louis for more than 35 years.
She is survived by her grandchildren, Danny (Cori) Davidson Jr., Greg (April) Davidson and Laura Magac, all of Illinois; great-grandchildren, Brieanna Luebbers, Hayley Davidson, Tyler Majac, Kenedi Davidson and Lillian Davidson, all of Illinois; great-great-grandchildren, Kade Luebbers, Marcy Luebbers, Weston Luebbers, Asher Davidson and Jude Bertrand, all of Illinois; three sisters, Mary Sue Gantt, Eula Mae Brewer and Dawn Quillin; and a brother, Dee L. Quillin.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Danny B. Davidson; and her brother, James L Quillin.