We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

John Wittenbrink

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

John Wittenbrink

Funeral services will be Saturday, August 23, 2008 for 78 year old John Henry Wittenbrink of Chester, IL who passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2008 at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, IL.

John was born January 7, 1930 in St. Louis, MO, the son of Henry and Florence (Hampton) Wittenbrink. He married Verna Ruwwe on June 5, 1955 in Japan, MO and she survives of Chester, IL.

Also surviving are two children, Edward Wittenbrink of Sparta, IL and Laura Valente of Aurora, IL. Three grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, two sisters and a grandson.

Friends are calling from 4pm to 8pm on Friday, August 22, 2008 and from 7:30am to 9am Saturday, August 23, 2008 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL. Then from 10am to 11am at the First Baptist Church in Chester, IL.

Funeral service for John Wittenbrink will be Saturday, August 23, 2008 at 11am from the First Baptist Church in Chester, IL with Dr. Mike Fogerson officiating.

Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL with Military Graveside service under the direction of VFW Post #3553 of Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to the First Baptist Church in Chester, IL.