We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Monday, October 15, 2007 for 86 year old Lela
VanMeter of Chester, IL who passed away Thursday, October 11, 2007 at Three
Springs Lodge Nursing Home in Chester, IL.
She was born January 25, 1921 in Chester, IL, the daughter of Robert and
Clara (Runge) Kontz. She married Elva VanMeter on May 26, 1942 in
Perryville, MO and he preceded her in death.
Survivors include two sons, Gary VanMeter and Larry VanMeter both of Las
Vegas, NV. One daughter, Janet Saenz of Las Vegas, NV. One brother, Don
Kontz of Chester, IL. One granddaughter and two great grandsons also
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and one sister.
Friends are calling from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, October 14, 2007 at the
Schroeder McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL.
Funeral service for Lela VanMeter will be Monday, October 15, 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 in Chester, IL.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Radio Fund or the Debt
Fund of St. John Lutheran Church of Chester, IL.