Ernest R. Hempe
Ernest R. Hempe, 90, of Swansea, IL, born Saturday, August 28, 1920, in Belleville, IL died Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at his residence.
Mr. Hempe retired as a Electronics Manufacturer Representative. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII.
He was preceded in death by his:
- Parents: Fred and Prudence, nee Bennett, Hempe
- Sister: Bernice Knaggs
Surviving are his:
- Wife: Pauline "Pat", nee Toon, Hempe
- Howard Bennett of Belleville, IL
- Delores Thal of Phoenix, AZ
- Many Nieces and Nephews
By his request, cremation was held.
Funeral: Private interment will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO.
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