We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, February 12, 2011 for 80 year old John Rodewald of Chester, IL who passed away Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.
John was born February 10, 1930 in Jackson County, IL, the son of Ernest and Jessie Mae (Gale) Rodewald.
Survivors include three children, Susan Darwish of Saudi Arabia and Diane Kerkhover and Randy Rodewald both of Chester, IL. His long time companion, Alberta Kuehne of Chester, IL. Two sisters, Peggy Johnson and Mary Ann Howie both of Chester, IL. Six grandchildren and two great grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
It was Mr. Rodewald’s wishes to donate his body to the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO.
A Memorial Service for John Rodewald will be held at 11:30am Saturday, February 12, 2011 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik officiating.
Memorials can be made to the Knights of Columbus Council #3790 of Chester, IL.