We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

James Kerkhover

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

James Kerkhover

A Memorial Mass will be held Wednesday, October 7, 2009 for 84 year old James Kerkhover of Chester, IL who passed away Saturday, September 19, 2009 at St. Ann’s Healthcare Center in Chester, IL.

James was born June 28, 1925 in Chester, IL, the son of James and Amelia (Van Vorren) Kerkhover.

Survivors include his life loving companion, Jo Ann Young and her children and grandchildren. Two sisters, Odelia Dethro and Sadie Pahich. One foster brother, Tommy Venable. One sister in law, Dorothy Jany Kerkhover. Many nieces and nephews also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and three sisters.

It was Mr. Kerkhover’s wishes to be cremated.

Visitation will be from 12 noon to 1pm Wednesday, October 7, 2009 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL.

A Memorial Mass for James Kerkhover will be at 1pm Wednesday, October 7, 2009 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik officiating.

Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic School in Chester, IL.