We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, September 29, 2012 for 81 year old Frances Korando of Chester, IL who died Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at Three Springs Lodge Nursing Home in Chester, IL.
Frances was born June 4, 1931 in St. Louis, MO, the daughter of Bernard and Louise (Zugmaier) Gassel. She married Louis "Gene" Korando on February 1, 1950 in Murphysboro, IL and he preceded her in death on June 28, 1976.
Survivors include three sons, Larry, Michael and Lloyd Korando all of Chester, IL. Six daughters, Mary Creason and Lucille Phillips both of Chester, IL, Carolyn Garris of Pasadena, TX, Judy Greenawalt of Deer Park, TX, Linda Korando of Houston, TX and Patricia Courier of Walsh, IL. One sister, Bernice Rickenberg of Tilden, IL. 17 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren and several sisters in law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one son, six brothers and three sisters.
Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Friday, September 28, 2012 and from 7:30am to 9:30am Saturday, September 29, 2012 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral Mass for 81 year old Frances Korando will be at 10am Saturday, September 29, 2012 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik officiating.
Burial will be in the Ava Evergreen Cemetery in Ava, IL.
Memorials can be made in the form of Masses at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL.