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Harold L. Kirchner

Jerseyville | Thursday, May 19 2016

DATELINE: Jerseyville

NAME:  Harold L. Kirchner

AGE: 90

DIED:  6:39 a.m. Thursday, May 19, 2016 at his Home

BORN:  March 22, 1926 in Otterville

PARENTS:  Lloyd & Mary “Mamie” (Dabbs) Kirchner (Both Deceased)

MARRIAGE: Levetta “Sue” Young

DATE MARRIED: October 14, 1950 at First Baptist Church in Jerseyville

OCCUPATION: Upon returning home from serving his country, he worked a Shell Oil refinery as laborer- Insulator. He  later purchased the Huett Farm West of Otterville in 1953, Acquired sizable land for himself and his heirs with hard work and being frugal.

MEMBERSHIPS: Insulator Union Local 1, Jerseyville American Legion Post #492, Jersey County Farm Bureau for 70 Years.

MILITARY: U.S. Navy World War II Veteran from 1944-1946

VISITATION: 9-11 a.m. Tuesday, May 24, 2016

At  Alexander & Gubser Funeral Home in Jerseyville

FUNERAL: 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 24, 2016

At  Alexander & Gubser Funeral Home in Jerseyville

Military Graveside Rites by Jerseyville American Legion Post #492

CLERGY: Rev. David Prosser 

BURIAL: Noble Cemetery

MEMORIALS: In Lieu of Flowers, Jerseyville American Legion Color Guard

SURVIVORS

WIFE: Levetta “Sue” Kirchner of Jerseyville

SON: Billy Ray Kirchner of Jerseyville

GRANDCHILDREN: Tiffany Annett Kirchner and Marissa Leigh Kirchner

DAUGHTER IN LAW: Jami Kirchner of Jerseyville

HALF-BROTHERS: Lloyd Kirchner, Jr. of Jerseyville, Larry Flowers of Otterville and Kendall Kirchner of Decatur

PRECEDED IN DEATH BY: Parents,


Obit Provided By:
Alexander and Gubser Funeral Home

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