We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Saturday, February 27, 2010 for 76 year old Donald Kontz of Chester, IL who passed away Wednesday, February 24, 2010 at Three Springs Lodge Nursing Home in Chester, IL.
Donald was born August 31, 1933 in Ste. Genevieve, MO, the son of Robert and Clara (Runge) Kontz. He married Marcella Hohgrefe on August 27, 1955 in Bremen, IL and she survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving are three sons, Michael Kontz and Dennis Kontz both of Chester, IL and David Kontz of Steeleville, IL.
Two grandsons along with many nieces and nephews also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, one brother and two sisters.
Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm Friday, February 26, 2010 and after 7:30am Saturday, February 27, 2010 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral service for Donald Kontz will be at 11am Saturday, February 27, 2010 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Mark Willig and Vicar Gail Heimgartner officiating.
Burial will be in the Paradise Cemetery in Steeleville, IL.
Memorials can be made to St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL or to Hospice of Southern Illinois.