We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Saturday, October 16, 2010 for 86 year old Melbert Kueker of Chester, IL who passed away Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at National Healthcare Center in Desloge, MO.
Melbert was born April 2, 1924 in Walsh, IL, the son of Henry and Tillie (Eggemeyer) Kueker. He married Selma Eggemeyer on December 5, 1942 in Perryville, MO and she preceded him in death on February 25, 2007.
Survivors include four children, Alvin Kueker of St. Louis, MO, Phyllis Wood of Red Bud and Donna Magers and Bonnie Kueker both of Chester, IL. Two brothers, Archie Kueker of Walsh, IL and Raymond Kueker of Mascoutah, IL. 14 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, one brother and one sister.
Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Friday, October 15, 2010 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL and from 10am to 11am Saturday, October 16, 2010 at Zion Lutheran Church in Walsh, IL.
Funeral service for Melbert Kueker will be at 11am Saturday, October 16, 2010 at Zion Lutheran Church in Walsh, IL, with Rev. Harold Weber officiating.
Burial will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Walsh, IL.
Memorials can be made to Zion Lutheran Church in Walsh, IL.