We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
James C. "Jimmy" Blechle
Funeral Mass will be Friday, August 27, 2004 for 84-year-old James C.
"Jimmy" Blechle of Chester, IL who passed away Tuesday, August 24,
2004 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.
He was born November 19, 1919 in Chester, IL, the son of Theodore and
Minnie (Steinkuhler) Blechle. He married Bertha Mae Marcinkowski on June 25,
1949 in Chester, IL and she survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving is one son, Larry Blechle of Chester, IL. One brother,
Francis Blechle of Chester, IL and one sister, Esther Blechle of Chester,
IL. Three grandchildren and one great granddaughter also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, six brothers and one sister.
Friends are calling after 3pm Thursday, August 26, 2004 at the Welge
Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral Mass for Jim Blechle will be Friday, August 27, 2004 at 11am at
St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik
officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery with Military Graveside
Services under the direction of VFW Post #3553 and American Legion Post
A 4th Degree Chalice Service will be held Thursday evening at
Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic School or to Sister Anne
Irose Bolivian Missionary Work.