We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
A funeral Mass will be held Saturday, March 23, 2013 for 89 year old Charles Louis Buatte of Chester, IL who died Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at Riverview at the Park Care Center in Sainte Genevieve, MO.
Charles was born May 31, 1923 in Sparta, IL, the son of Joseph and Bessie (Branom) Buatte. He married Grace Jungewaelter on June 12, 1943 in Sioux Falls, SD and she survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving are six children, David Buatte of Bethalto, IL, Phillip Buatte of Mechanicsville, VA and Bruce Buatte, Vicki Hopkins, Deborah Rust and Jody Springer all of Chester, IL. 12 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, seven step great-grandchildren, two nieces and one nephew also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, two granddaughters and one grandson.
Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm Friday, March 22, 2013 and from 7:30am to 9:30am Saturday, March 23, 2013 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
A funeral Mass for 89 year old Charles Buatte will be held at 10am Saturday, March 23, 2013 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik officiating.
Burial will be in the church cemetery in Chester, IL.
Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church or to St. Mary’s Catholic School in Chester, IL.