We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
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
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
Memorials can be made to St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL.