We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
A funeral will be held Wednesday, April 24, 2013 for 83 year old Dolores Ranta of Chester, IL who died Friday, April 19, 2013 at her home in Chester, IL.
Dolores was born July 12, 1929 in West Frankfort, IL, the daughter of Louis and Anna (Supancic) Myrick. She married Rev. W. Arnold Ranta on November 25, 1950 in Superior, WI and he preceded her in death on October 3, 2004.
Survivors include one son, William Ranta II of Lake Nebagamon, WI. One daughter, Pamela Grubman of Chester, IL. One sister in law, Imogene Myrick of Waterloo, IL. Special friends and caregiver Donna Davitz. Two grandchildren along with nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one son, one son in law, one brother and one sister.
Visitation will be from 5pm to 7pm Tuesday, April 23, 2013 and after 7:30am Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
A funeral for Dolores Ranta will be held at 10am Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Peter Ill officiating.
Entombment will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL.
Memorials can be made to St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL or to Christ Our Savior Lutheran High School in Evansville, IL.