We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Elmer Vieregge

A funeral service will be held Thursday, September 3, 2015 for 97 year old Elmer Vieregge of Chester, IL who died Saturday, August 29, 2015 at the Manor Court in Carbondale, IL.

Elmer was born February 14, 1918 in Chester, IL, the son of William and Nellie (Leaders) Vieregge. He married Albert Huskey on January 9, 1943 in Perryville, MO and she preceded him in death on March 30, 1997.

Survivors include one brother, Delbert Vieregge. One sister in law, Norma Vieregge. Four grandchildren, eight grandchildren, one great-great grandchild also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, two daughters, two brothers and one sister.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 7pm Wednesday, September 2, 2015 and after 7:30am Thursday, September 3, 2015 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

A Masonic Service will be held at 7pm Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home.

A funeral service for 97 year old Elmer Vieregge will be held at 11am Thursday, September 2, 2015 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Andrew Mifflin officiating.

Burial will be in the St. John Lutheran Cemetery in Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to Shiner’s Children Hospital.

To sign an on-line registry book, visit www.pmfh.net.