We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Harry Draves

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Harry Draves

Funeral services will be Sunday, June 5, 2005 for 91-year-old Harry Draves of Chester, IL who passed away Thursday, June 2, 2005 at his residence.

He was born September 14, 1913 in Welge, IL, the son of Herman and Emma (Kessel) Draves. He married Laverna Biermann on November 24, 1934 in Chester, IL and she preceded him in death.

Survivors include two sons, Leonard Draves of DeSoto, MO and Earl Draves of Red Bud, IL. One daughter, Letha Burns of Sparta, IL. Eight grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, one brother, three sisters and two grandchildren.

Friends are calling after 12 noon Sunday, June 5, 2005 at the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

Funeral services for Harry Draves will be Sunday, June 5, 2005 at 3pm from the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Fred Campbell officiating. Burial will be in the St. John Lutheran Cemetery in Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL.