|1/18/2013 10:16:00 PM|
Lyle V. Chambers, 94, of Lostant passed away the morning of Jan. 18, 2013, in Manor Court, Peru.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Mueller Funeral Home, Lostant, with the Rev. Mark Nowakowski, pastor of Lostant United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will follow at Cumberland Cem-etery, Magnolia.
Visitat-ion will be 9:30-11 a.m. Mon-day in the funeral home.
Mr. Chambers was born Nov. 6, 1918, in Lostant to George and Mamie (Durbin) Chambers. He married Catherine Harter on Dec. 15, 1938, in Davenport, Iowa.
He attended Lambourn School. He was a farmer in the Lostant and McNabb areas until retirement. He was a member of Lostant United Methodist Church and was a Mason. He was a member of La Salle County Farm Bureau and past member of the Lostant school board.
Survivors include two sons, Richard Chambers of Streator and Terry (Kathy) Chambers of Lostant; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Darrel Chambers of Peru; one sister, Margaret Genovese of Lake Placid, Fla.; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife on Dec. 1, 1996; two daughters, Barbara and Judy; one son, Dan; one brother, George Chambers; and one sister, Phyllis Easton.
Pallbearers will be Matt Gehm, Payton Gehm, Jonathon Gehm, Terry Chambers, Steve Chambers and Tory Koehler.
Memorials may be directed to Lostant United Methodist Church or the donor’s choice.
The online guestbook may be viewed and remembrances shared at www.Mueller
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