We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Monday, November 16, 2009 for 72 year old Clarence Choate of Chester, IL who passed away Friday, November 13, 2009 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.
Clarence was born January 7, 1937 in Tunnel Hill, IL, the son of Levi and Marie (Boner) Choate. He married Sandra Powless on November 19, 1966 in Chicago, IL and she survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving are four children, Linda Carr of Plainfield, IL, Bonnie Martinez of Elk Grove, CA and Robert Choate and Connie Sullins both of Chester, IL. Seven siblings, Allen Choate, John Choate, Rosie Green, Ruby Tatum, Barb Boles, Verla Childers and James "Catfish" Choate. Three grandchildren and one great granddaughter also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, six brothers and one sister.
Visitation will be from 4pm to 7pm Sunday, November 15, 2009 and after 7:30am Monday, November 16, 2009 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral service for Clarence Choate will be Monday, November 16, 2009 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL beginning at 10am. Rev. Steven Keim will officiate.
Burial will be in the County Line Cemetery in Creal Springs, IL.
Memorials can be made to a college trust fund for his great granddaughter, Lillian Sullins, c/o Kyle Sullins.