We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Thomas Venable

A funeral service will be held Saturday, June 14, 2014 for 83 year old Thomas Venable of Chester, IL who died Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at The Manor at Craig Farms in Chester, IL.

Thomas was born February 8, 1931 in Flora, IL, the son of Edward and Mary (VanVoren) Venable.

Survivors include four children, Sharon McKenzie of Imperial, MO, Joyce Richmond of Louisa, VA, Steve Venable of Chester, IL and Kim Bert of Hallsville, TX. One sister, Emma Mae Pierce of Clay City, IL. Five grandchildren, two great grandchildren along with several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers.

Visitation will be after 9am Saturday, June 14, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

A funeral service for 83 year old Thomas Venable of Chester, IL will be held at 1pm Saturday, June 14, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Deacon Al DuBois officiating.

It was Mr. Venable’s wish to be cremated after the funeral service. Burial will be held at a later date in the Ellis Grove City Cemetery in Ellis Grove, IL.

Memorials can be made to Family Choice.