We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Michael Korando, Sr.

Funeral Mass will be Tuesday, April 15, 2008 for 85 year old Michael Korando, Sr. of Chester, IL who passed away Friday, April 11, 2008 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.

He was born October 3, 1922 in Raddle, IL, the son of Thomas and Ella (Shields) Korando. He married Alice Rodely on November 6, 1943 in Chester, IL and she survives.

Also surviving are three children, Janice Straight and David Korando both of Chester, IL and Michael Korando, Jr. of Raddle, IL. One brother, Bernard Korando of Chester, IL. One sister, Ella Mae Kirk of Oak Ridge, MO. One sister in law, Dorothy Korando of Chester, IL. Nine grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers, four sisters and one son in law.

Friends are calling from 4pm to 8pm Monday, April 14, 2008 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

Funeral Mass for Michael Korando, Sr. will be Tuesday, April 15, 2008 at 10am from St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik officiating.

Burial, with Military Graveside service under the direction of Chester VFW Post #3553 and American Legion Post #487, will be in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic School or in the form of Masses.