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Raymond "Jimmy" Durkee

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

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Raymond "Jimmy" Durkee

Funeral services will be Saturday, April 8, 2000 for 79 year old Raymond "Jimmy" Durkee of Chester who died Tuesday, April 4, 2000 at Three Springs Lodge in Chester, IL.

He was born August 16, 1920 in Chester, IL, the son of Otto and Dora (Hartje) Durkee. He married Doris Karcher on November 28, 1941 in Chester and she preceded him in death.

Survivors include one son, Terry Durkee of Decatur, IL. Two sisters, Pamela Betts of DeSoto, MO and Nancy Huey of St. Peterís MO. Two sisters, Audrey Swarm of St. Annís, MO and Mirama Kenney of Utica, NY. Four grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, one son and one brother.

Friends may call after 5pm Friday, April 7, 2000 at the Schroeder McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester.

Funeral services for Raymond Durkee will be Saturday, April 8, 2000 at 11:00am at the Schroeder McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester with Rev. Mark Willig officiating. Burial will be in the St. Maryís Catholic Cemetery in Chester.

Memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society.