November 22, 2023
William “Bill” Charles Trigg, 71, of Mt. Olive, Ill., died at Christian Northeast Hospital in St. Louis, Mo., on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2023. He was born in St. Louis on May 28, 1952, to William F. Trigg and Jo Ann Silverthorn.
He attended Mt. Olive High School and graduated with the Class of 1971 and enlisted in the United States Marine Corps on May 7, 1971. While in service, he received the Good Conduct Medal, the National Service Medal, and the Rifle Marksmanship Badge. After release from active duty, he attended the Naval Training Center in Great Lakes, Ill. As a member of the Marine...