We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Rudolph Waltemate, Jr.
A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, March 19, 2009 for 80 year old Rudolph Waltemate, Jr. of Chester, IL who passed away Saturday, March 14, 2009 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.
He was born July 22, 1928 in Chester, IL, the son of Rudolph and Amanda (Jones) Waltemate, Sr. He married Dolores Niklich on November 19, 1949 in Chester, IL and she survives.
Also surviving are three children, Sandy Brooks of Chester, IL, Gary Waltemate of Ellis Grove, IL and David Waltemate of Jacksonville, FL. One brother, Donald Waltemate of Chester, IL. One brother in law, George Niklich of Belleville, IL. One sister in law, Mary Tompkins of Plainville, CT. Seven grandsons, one granddaughter and four great grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends are calling after 4pm Thursday, March 19, 2009 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
A Memorial Service for Rudolph Waltemate, Jr. will be Thursday, March 19, 2009 at 7pm from the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Edwin Reuter and Rev. Kathryn Bielfeldt officiating.
Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL.
Memorials can be made to Peace Lutheran Church in Chester, IL or to the Mesothelioma Research Foundation of America.