We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Dorothy Korando

A funeral service will be held Monday, May 12, 2014 for 93 year old Dorothy Korando of Chester, IL who died Friday, May 9, 2014 at Three Springs Lodge Nursing Home in Chester, IL.

Dorothy was born December 22, 1920 near Chester, IL, the daughter of Rudolph and Lilly Meyer. She married Samuel Korando on March 7, 1943 in Steeleville, IL and he preceded her in death on October 20, 2011.

Survivors include two daughter, Donna Korando of St. Louis and Debra Rednour. Two sister, Rudelle Rickenberg of Steeleville and Lois McConachie of Sparta, IL. One brother, Glenn Meyer of Steeleville, IL. Daughter in law, Karen Korando of Ferryville, WI and brother in law Bob Korando of Ava also survive along with five grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one son, one sister and one son in law.

Visitation will be from 4pm to7pm Sunday, May 11, 2014 and from 7:30am to 9am Monday, May 12, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL. Visitation will continue at 10am at St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL.

A funeral service for 93 year old Dorothy Korando will be held at 11am Monday, May 12, 2014 at St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL with Rev. Peter Ill officiating.

Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Memorials can be made to the church’s cemetery fund or radio fund.