William G. Galle, 100, of Sparta, IL, born Wednesday, May 4, 1921, in Marissa, IL, passed away Monday, July 19, 2021; at Randolph County Care Center in Sparta, IL.
William was a forklift operator for Peerless Manufacturing. He was a member of Trinity U.C.C. and a farmer in Marissa, IL. He was a life member of New Athens V.F. W. Post #7710 and he was a US Veteran in the Army Air Corps and served throughout the South Pacific in World War II.
He was preceded in death by his:
Wife, Berniece, nee Lehr, Galle
Parents, William H. and Emma, nee Albers, Galle
Grandson, Louis Galle
Sister, Viola Kraus
Surviving are his:
Son, Dennis (Cindy) Galle of Marissa, IL
Daughter, Diane (Paul) Harper of Sherrills Ford, NC
Sarah (Brett) Moore of Monroe, NC
Clinton Galle of Venedy, IL
Victoria Galle (Justin Gale) of Marissa, IL
Heather (Matthew) Strickland of Charlotte, NC
Jarod Harper of Charlotte, NC
Patricia (Cali) Harper of Auburn, MA
Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Trinity Biddleborn Cemetery, 5698 Biddleborn Road, Marissa, IL 62257 or Vitas Healthcare, 16 Executive Dr Ste 100, Fairview Heights, IL 62208
Funeral: Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.