We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
Leonard "Dike" Perzia
Funeral services will be Saturday, September 18, 2010 for 87 year old Leonard "Dike" Perzia of Chester, IL who passed away on Monday, September 13, 2010 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.
Leonard was born December 2, 1922 in Willisville, IL, the son of Mike and Angie (Pillitieri) Perzia. He married Rita Klein on January 25, 1969 in Chester, IL and she survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving are four children, Laura Howie of Chester, IL, Gloria Tressler of Texas and Gail Whetstone and Jill Lindner both of Florida. One sister, Margaret Todaro of Percy, IL. One brother, Jack Perzia of St. Louis, MO. Four grandchildren and six great grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, one son-in-law and one sister.
Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm Friday, September 17, 2010 and after 7:30am Saturday, September 18, 2010 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral services for Leonard Perzia will be at 9:30am Saturday, September 18, 2010 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik officiating.
Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Chester, IL.
Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic School in Chester, IL or to Glaucoma.