We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
J. Leo Irose
Funeral Mass will be Monday, November 8, 2004 for 74 year old J. Leo
Irose of Chester, IL who passed away Thursday, November 4, 2004 at
Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.
He was born January 9, 1930 in Randolph County, IL, the son of Andrew
John and Mary Catherine (Washichek) Irose. He married Jessie Gaebe on
September 7, 1963 in St. Louis, MO and she survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving is one son, John Irose of Chester, IL. One daughter,
mary Geiger of St. Peters, MO. Two sisters, Sister Anne Irose of Bolivia
and Johanna Meomittel of St. Louis, MO. Two grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters.
Friends are calling after 4pm Sunday, November 7, 2004 at the Welge
Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral Mass for J. Leo Irose will be Monday, November 8, 2004 at 11am
at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Msgr. Dennis Schaefer
officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery with Military Graveside
Service under the direction of VFW Post #3553 of Chester, IL.
Memorials can be made to Sister Anne Irose Bolivian Missionary Work