South Jacksonville, IL Village Trustee Steve Retzer | Biography | Contact

South Jacksonville IL Board of Trustee Steve Retzer

Biographical Information About Village Trustee Steve Retzer

  • South Jacksonville, IL Village Trustee Steve Retzer — currently filling his first full term — is a lifelong resident of Morgan County has lived in South Jacksonville for nearly twenty years. He and his wife Debbie lived in neighboring Jacksonville — until they attended a house auction in South Jacksonville and Steve nodded his head one time and they became village residents. He graduated from Jacksonville High School and after attending a Technical School in Kentucky, he went to work at Sangamo Electric as an electronic technician. Then moving on to Capitol Records in Jacksonville until it ceased the manufacturing operation in 2004, and finishing his career at BNSF Railway, retiring in 2019.
  • Steve and his wife Debbie have been married 47 years; and are the parents of two beautiful daughters Sarah Lashmett (husband Jackson) of Winchester, IL and Angela Turner (husband Darrell) of Jacksonville. They are the grandparents of 4 granddaughters (Abigail, Amelia, Jacqueline, and Gracelynne, and two amazing grandsons (Dallas and Dawson). They are the great grandparents to  the most fantastic great grandsons (Denver and Jack).
  • Now that Steve is retired, he enjoys spending time with family and friends and visiting with anyone along the way. He loves serving God through the Crossing Church in Jacksonville, and has adopted a second home at Mower Medics in South Jacksonville or can likely be found at a local restaurant.

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Email: sretzer@southjacksonville-il.gov

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