We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Herman George "Bud" Bockhorn
Funeral services will be Friday, September 17, 1999 for 82 year old Herman George
"Bud" Bockhorn of Valparasio, Indiana, formerly of Chester, Illinois, who died
Tuesday, September 14, 1999 at St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart, Indiana.
Born September 12, 1917 in Walsh, Illinois, the son of William and Margaretha (Koenig)
Bockhorn. He married Dorothy Meierhoff on July 3, 1941 in Steeleville, Illinois and she
survives of Valparasio, Indiana.
Also surviving are two daughters, Carolyn Frederick and Marolyn Steffen of Valparasio,
Indiana. One brother, William Bockhorn of St. John, Indiana. Two sisters, Herma Wagner and
Hilda Fey both of Chester, Illinois. Four grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters.
Friends may call after 5:00pm Thursday, September 16, 1999 at the Welge Pechacek
Funeral Home in Chester, Illinois.
Funeral services for Herman George "Bud" Bockhorn will be Friday, September
17, 1999 at 11:00am at the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, Illinois with Vicar
Martin Springer officiating. Burial will be in the Paradise Cemetery in Steeleville,
Memorials can be made to the American Lung Association or to St. John Lutheran Church
of Chester, Illinois.