We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Betty Wheatley

A funeral service will be held Saturday, December 6, 2014 for 78 year old Betty Jean Wheatley of Chester, IL who died Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at Three Springs Lodge Nursing Home in Chester, IL.

Betty was born May 19, 1936 in Red Bud, IL, the daughter of Arnold and Irma (Welge) Schweizer. She married Judge James Wheatley on March 11, 1970 in Wayne County, MO and he preceded her in death on October 17, 1997.

Survivors include one sister, Marilyn Runge of Chester, IL. One brother, Robert Schweizer of Chester, IL. Nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive.

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

Visitation will be after 9am Saturday, December 6, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

A funeral service for 78 year old Betty Jean Wheatley will be held at 12:30pm Saturday, December 6, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik officiating.

Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church or St. Mary’s Catholic School both in Chester, IL.