We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
Luella Gladys Atchison
Funeral services will be Wednesday, October 27, 2010 for 79 year old Luella Atchison of Chester, IL who passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010 at the Independence Care Center in Perryville, MO.
Luella was born September 3, 1931 in Perry County, MO, the daughter of Edmund and Hilda (Tiedemann) Gross. She married Milton "Pete" Atchison on July 19, 1952 in Perryville, MO and he preceded her in death in November 2003.
Survivors include two children, Jerre Atchison of Chester, IL and Joyce Carnahan of Red Bud, IL. Two sisters, Elsie Sandlin and Murla Moore both of Perryville, MO. One sister in law, Eleanor Adkisson of Champaign, IL. Five grandchildren and six great grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two brothers and one grandson.
Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm Tuesday, October 26, 2010 and from 7:30am to 9:30am on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL. Visitation will also be held from 10am to 11am Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL.
Funeral service for Luella Atchison will be at 11am Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL with Rev. Peter Ill officiating.
Burial will be in the Mill Creek Cemetery in Chester, IL.
Memorials can be made to St. John Lutheran School in Chester, IL.