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William J Lucker Jr

Brighton | Friday, June 14 2013

NAME William J Lucker Jr    AGE 95  OF  Brighton

DIED 12:40 am  ON Fri June 14, 2013

AT Home

BORN Brighton, IL    ON  Oct 15, 1917

PARENTS deceased – William & Mabel (Fenstemaker) Lucker Sr

SPOUSE  survived – Gertrude (Hunt) Lucker - Brighton

DATE MARRIED July 25, 1941 PLACE OF MARRIAGE Brighton, IL

OCCUPATION Shop Superintendent at O-I Glass

VETERAN US Navy Chief Petty Officer in W W #2 Veteran.

Bill was in the Navy for 3 ½ years and overseas for 14 months on an aircraft carrier. He participated in the invasions of Wake island, Gilbert Island, Marshall Island and Saipan, Bill collected 4 Battle Stars, Asiatic, So. Pacific and American Theatre Ribbons, plus the navy Good Conduct Ribbon.

MEMBERSHIPS  Hibbard Masonic Lodge #246 in Brighton and Alton VFW Post 1308

OTHER SURVIVORS

SON AND DAUGHTER IN LAW

James & Rebecca Lucker – Vinton, VA

3 GRANDCHILDREN: Susan & Rob Oriente, Kathy & Rob Young and Tyler Lucker

2GREAT GRANDCHILDREN: Elizabeth Young and Addie Mae Oriente 

Several Nieces & Nephews

PRECEDED IN DEATH BY Sister – Frances Oertel and Brother – Alvin Lucker

   

VISITATION 5-8 pm Sun June 16, 2013 at Targhetta & Wooldridge F H in Brighton

   

SERVICES   1 PM Mon June 17, 2013 at Targhetta & Wooldridge F H in Brighton

CLERGY Rev Nicole Cox

CEMETERY Brighton Cemetery

  Full Military Honors by the Alton VFW Post 1308 Ritual Team

 

MEMORIALS St Anthony’s Hospice

Online information and guestbook may be found at targhettaandwooldridge.com


Obit Provided By:
Anderson Family Funeral Home

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