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John Edward Berchtold

January 27, 1929 - December 1, 2011
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John Edward Berchtold, 82, of Manito, Illinois, passed away at 9:08 a.m. Thursday, December 1, 2011 at his residence. He was born January 27, 1929 in rural Green Valley to Ernest E. and Alice McBride Berchtold. He married Gladys J. Nannen February 27, 1949 in St. Paul Lutheran Church, rural Manito. She survives. Also surviving are a daughter, Donna (Bobbie) Woll of Manito; granddaughter, Monica (Kirk) Garman of Manito; great-grandchildren, Shelby and Braden Garman of Manito; brother Robert (JoAnn) Berchtold of Green Valley.; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and three sisters. John...
John Edward Berchtold, 82, of Manito, Illinois, passed away at 9:08 a.m. Thursday, December 1, 2011 at his residence. He was born January 27, 1929 in rural Green Valley to Ernest E. and Alice McBride Berchtold. He married Gladys J. Nannen February 27, 1949 in St. Paul Lutheran Church, rural Manito. She survives.
Also surviving are a daughter, Donna (Bobbie) Woll of Manito; granddaughter, Monica (Kirk) Garman of Manito; great-grandchildren, Shelby and Braden Garman of Manito; brother Robert (JoAnn) Berchtold of Green Valley.; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and three sisters.
John worked as a farmer all of his life. He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in rural Manito.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 Monday, December 5, 2011 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in rural Manito, with Rev. Gene Haug officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church. Burial will take place at Green Valley Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to his church or to Green Valley Rescue Squad.

"We are so very sorry for the loss of John. Our prayers are with your family." Steve & Paula Dearing (Edwards, IL)

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