We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Darrell Kempfer, Sr.

Funeral services will be Thursday, February 26, 2009 for 65 year old Darrell Kempfer, Sr. of Chester, IL who passed away Sunday, February 22, 2009 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.

He was born July 20, 1943 in Evansville, IL, the son of William and Magdalene Kempfer.

Darrell married Kay Baker on March 4, 1966 in Sparta, IL and she survives of Chester, IL.

Also surviving is one daughter, Pam Hartmann of Chester, IL. Four sons, Darrell Kempfer, Jr. of Percy, IL, Chad Kempfer of Sparta, IL and Timothy Kempfer, Sr. and James Kempfer, Sr. both of Chester, IL. One sister, Lorene Dickerson of Tilden, IL. Three brothers, Floyd Kempfer, Sr. of Coulterville, IL, Arthur Kempfer of Sparta, IL and Cleon Kempfer, Sr. of Port O’Conner, TX. Special friend, Howard Ledbetter of Walsh, IL. 12 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, two grandchildren and one son-in-law.

Friends are calling from 5pm to 8pm Wednesday, February 25, 2009 and after 7:30am Thursday, February 26, 2009 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

Funeral service for Darrell Kempfer, Sr. will be Thursday, February 26, 2009 at 11am from the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Jeff Chandler and David Powell officiating.

Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to the Family.