Matt Melucci

Matt Melucci
11:27 am
Fri May 11, 2012

Longtime southwestern Illinois circuit clerk Melucci dies

Matt Melucci, a longtime circuit clerk in Illinois' Madison County, has died.
(Madison County Government website)

A longtime circuit clerk in southwestern Illinois has died.

Madison County officials say Circuit Clerk Matt Melucci was 69 when he died Thursday night of cancer at his Collinsville home.

Melucci served in the post for nearly 20 years and was planning to retire in November, having announced last September that he would not seek re-election this year.

Democratic Madison County Clerk Mark Von Nida faces Republican John Barberis Jr. in the November election for circuit clerk's position.

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