We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Monday, January 8, 2007 for 72 year old Barbara
Athmer of Chester, IL who passed away Friday, January 5, 2007 at Three
Springs Lodge Nursing Home in Chester, IL.
She was born September 30, 1934 in Vienna, IL, the daughter of Joseph and
Jewell (Williams) Reid. She married Arthur Athmer on January 28, 1956 in
Chester, IL and he preceded her in death on March 29, 1997.
Survivors include two sons, Andrew Athmer of Austin, TX and Michael
Athmer of Chester, IL. One son-in-law, Bryan Wagner of Chester, IL. One
brother, Robert Reid of Chester, IL. Two sisters, Betty Hammel of Chester,
IL and Edith Eggemeyer of Hillsboro, MO. Four grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one daughter.
Friends are calling after 4pm Sunday, January 7, 2007 at the Welge
Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral services for Barbara Athmer will be Monday, January 8, 2007 at
11am from the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Deacon Don
Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Chester, IL.
Memorials can be made to an educational fund for Barbara’s grandchildren.