We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Fred Wittenbrink, Jr.

Funeral services will be Monday, December 3, 2007 for 87 year old Fred Harding Wittenbrink, Jr. of Chester, IL who passed away Thursday, November 29, 2007 at Three Springs Lodge Nursing Home in Chester, IL.

He was born August 6, 1920 in Chester, IL, the son of Fred Wittenbrink, Sr. and Edith (Carroll) Wittenbrink and was the step-son of Eva Wittenbrink.

HE married Lorraine Nessell on March 23, 1946 in Chester, IL and she survives.

Also surviving are two daughters, Virginia Tripp of Chester, IL and Gail Beale of The Villages, FL. Five half-sisters, Lenora Wilson, Barbara Martin, Velda Moore, Roberta Kimball and Pat Thornsberry. Two half-brothers, Howard Wittenbrink and Earl Wittenbrink. One sister in law, Rose Wittenbrink. Three grandchildren and five great grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, step mother, one sister, one half sister, four half brothers and one granddaughter.

Friends are calling after 5pm Sunday, December 2, 2007 at the Schroeder McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL.

Funeral service for Fred Wittenbrink, Jr. will be Monday, December 3, 2007 at 11am from the Schroeder McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL with Rev. Mark Willig and Vicar Adam Filipek officiating.

Burial will be in the St. John Lutheran Church cemetery.

Memorials can be made to the radio fund of St. John Lutheran Church.