We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Lela VanMeter

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Lela VanMeter

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 survive.

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.