We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

David H. Eggemeyer, Jr.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 7, 2006 for 88 year old David H. Eggemeyer, Jr. of Chester, IL who passed away Sunday, June 4, 2006 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.

He was born May 15, 1918 in Palestine, IL, the son of David and Amanda (Lindwedel) Eggemeyer. He married Margie Knupp on May 20, 1966 in Chester, IL and she survives.

Also surviving is one son, David Eggemeyer of Chester, IL. Four step children, Leean Bunn of Sikeston, MO and Ruth Donahue, Dwayne Smith and Bill Taitt all of Chester, IL. Two sisters, Hulda Krantz of Chester, IL and Laverne Dudenbostel of New Athens, IL. Two brothers, Fritz Eggemeyer of Chester, IL and Delbert Eggemeyer of Pekin, IL. 12 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, one sister and one granddaughter.

Friends are calling after 4pm Tuesday, June 6, 2006 at the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

Funeral services for David Eggemeyer, Jr. will be Wednesday, June 7, 2006 at 11am from the Peace Lutheran Church in Chester, IL with Rev. Kathryn Bielfeldt officiating. Burial with military graveside services will be in the Paradise Cemetery in Steeleville, IL.

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