We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Thursday, August 28, 2003 for 79 year old
Joseph Congiardo of Chester, IL, who died Monday, August 25, 2003 at
Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.
Born December 3, 1923 in Willisville, IL, he was the son of Salvatore
and Theresa (Concialdi) Congiardo. He married Anna Smith on January 15,
1949 in New Orleans, LA and she survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving are three children, Larry Congleton and Alan Congiardo
both of Chester, IL and Carol Trader of Ellis Grove, IL. Two brothers,
Frank Congiardo of Jackson, TN and Mike Congardi of St. Louis, MO. One
sister, Madeline LaMarr of Bourbonnais, IL. Eight grandchildren, two great
grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents and six brothers.
Friends may call after 4pm Wednesday, August 27, 2003 at the Welge
Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral service for Joseph Congiardo will be at 10am Thursday, August
28, 2003 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Msgr. Dennis
Schaefer officiating. Burial will be in Paradise Cemetery in Steeleville,
Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church of Chester or the
Knights of Columbus of Chester, IL.