We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Monday, April 19, 2010 for 96 year old Luther Platt of Chester, IL who passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.
Luther was born February 20, 1914 in Stockwell, IN, the son of Claude and Bertha (Baer) Platt. He married Ruth Going on September 3, 1939 in Enid, OK and she preceded him in death on April 12, 2001.
Survivors include four sons, Dr. Luther Platt of Toronto, Canada, Dr. Robert Platt and Dr. Stephen Platt both of Chester, IL and David Platt of Summit Park, UT. Two sisters, Ruth Harris of Daingerfield, TX and Edna Crane. Nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, four brothers and three sisters.
Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Sunday, April 18, 2010 and from 7:30am to 8:30am Monday, April 19, 2010 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL. Visitation will then be held from 9am to 10am on Monday, April 19, 2010 at St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL.
Funeral service for Luther Platt will be Monday, April 19, 2010 at 10am at St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL with Rev. Mark Willig officiating.
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials can be made to St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL or to St. John Lutheran School in Chester, IL.