|Birth: ||Aug. 2, 1922|
|Death: ||Oct. 21, 2011|
Howard C. Alms
August 2, 1922 - October 21, 2011
Place of Death: Three Springs Lodge Nursing Home
Howard C. Alms, 89, of Chester, IL, passed away at 2:20 pm on Friday, October 21, 2011 at Three Springs Lodge Nursing Home in Chester, IL.
He was the son of Edwin and Laura (nee: Hallworth) Alms. He was born on August 2, 1922 in Steeleville, Illinois.
Howard married Marcella Hapke on November 25, 1942 in Chester, IL. She preceded him in death on June 16, 2005.
He was a retired installer/repairman for General Telephone.
Howard was a Navy Veteran and served in WWII.
He was a member of the Peace Lutheran Church in Chester. He was also a member of the Masons and VFW Post #3553.
2 Sons: Jeff (Donna) Alms Perryville, MO
Gary (Jo Ann)Alms Chester, IL
1 Sister: Helen Shewmake Harrisburg, IL
3 Grandchildren: Gina Alms Vitale
2 Step Grandchildren: Tara Wham
2 Great Grandchildren: Alex Vitale
1 Step Great Grandchild: Logan Wham
Preceded in death by: Parents, Wife, 2 Brothers and 2 Sisters
Funeral Service: 10:00 am, Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home, Chester, IL
Officiating: Deacon Al DuBois
Visitation: Tuesday – 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Wednesday - 7:30 am - 10:00 am
Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home, Chester, Illinois
Interment: Paradise Cemetery
Memorials: Peace Lutheran Church
Marcella Hapke Alms (1922 - 2005)*
Bremen (Randolph County)
Created by: AZLITE
Record added: Oct 23, 2011
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