Albert W. Bechtold, 96, of Belleville, IL, born Monday, April 15, 1912, in Belleville, IL, died Friday, January 23, 2009 at St Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville, IL.
Mr. Bechtold was a retired teamster for Local 50 for 50 years and he was the first Ready Mix driver for Building Products Corporation in Belleville, IL. He was a member of Signal Hill Lutheran Church in Belleville, IL and A.A.R.P.
He is preceded in death by:
He is survived by:
- Wife: Johanna B. nee Gloczeski Bechtold
- Parents: George H. and Lydia nee Kniepkamp Bechtold
- Brother: Walter Bechtold
- Brother: George Bechtold
- Brother: in infancy
- Sister: Ella Doerr
- Sister: Alma Wild
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
- Dennis A. (Sue) Bechtold of Fairview Heights, IL
- Roger W. (JoAnn) Bechtold of Schaumburg, IL
- Kendra (Tim) Gula
- Kyle (Kari) Bechtold
- Diana (Keith) O'Donnell
- Brian (Nicole) Bechtold
- Great Grandson: Riley O'Donnell
Visitation: Friends may call from12:30-2:15 P.M., Monday, January 26, 2009 at the Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 2:30 pm Monday, January 26, 2009 at Valhalla Gardens of Memory Mausoleum Chapel with Rev. Darwin Schrader officiating. Entombment will follow at Valhalla Gardens of Memory Mausoleum in Belleville, IL