We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

William "Bill" McCree

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

William "Bill" McCree

Funeral services will be Friday, June 13, 2008 for 77 year old William "Bill" McCree of Chester, IL who passed away Sunday, June 8, 2008 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.

He was born September 7, 1930 in Williamson County, IL, the son of William and Marie (Ashoff) McCree.

He married Barbara Jones on June 2, 1956 in Walsh, IL and she survives of Chester, IL.

Also surviving is one son, Robert McCree of Huntingdon, TN. Three sisters, Barbara Bockhorn of Waterloo, IL, Pat Wagner of Aurora, CO and Martha Harpst of Champaign, IL. Two brothers, Frank and Kenneth McCree both of Sparta, IL. One daughter in law, Marilyn Duensing of Bremen, IL. One Aunt, Wilma Hampton of Carterville, IL. Five grandchildren along with nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two sons.

Friends are calling from 4pm to 8pm Thursday, June 12, 2008 and from 7:30am to 9:00am Friday, June 12, 2008 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL. Friends may also call from 10am to 11am Friday, June 12, 2008 at Zion Lutheran Church in Chester, IL.

Funeral service for William "Bill" McCree will be Friday, June 13, 2008 at 11am from Zion Lutheran Church in Walsh, IL with Rev. Harold Weber officiating.

Burial will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Walsh, IL with Military Graveside Service under the direction of VFW Post #3553 of Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to Zion Lutheran Cemetery Fund or to the Radio Fund of St. John Lutheran Church of Chester, IL.