We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Donald Paul Esselman
Funeral services will be Thursday, December 13, 2001 for 68-year-old
Donald Paul Esselman of Chester, IL who died Tuesday, December 11, 2001 at
Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis, MO.
Born March 27, 1933 in McBride, MO, the son of Patrick and Lillian
(Anderson) Esselman. He married Lena Moranville on July 2, 1955 in
Claryville, MO and she survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving is one son, Kevin Esselman of Perryville, MO. Three
daughters, Trina Milam of Chester, IL, Kim Smith of Sparta, IL and Renee
Laurent of Fults, IL. One brother, Jim Esselman of Owensville, MO. Five
grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers and two sisters.
Friends may call after 4pm Wednesday, December 12, 2001 at the Schroeder
McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL.
Funeral services for Donald Esselman will be Thursday, December 13, 2001
at 10am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Msgr. Dennis
Schaefer officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic School or in the form of