Henry A. Langheim

Henry A. Langheim

Virden – Henry A. Langheim, 98 of Virden, IL passed away Friday June 14, 2019 at Sunrise Skilled Nursing and Rehab Virden, IL.

Henry was born August 25, 1920 in Watson Saskatchewan, Canada, a son to Henry and Elizabeth (Sommer) Langheim. He graduated from Virden High School in 1939. Henry was a WW II Army veteran serving in China, Burma and India Theater of operations and was awarded a Bronze Star. He Graduated from Millikin University in 1953 and worked in accounting until retiring in 1985. He married Lorene Finchom Osburn in 1968.

Henry is survived by, 6 step-grandchildren, 10 step-great grandchildren and 5 step-great great grandchildren, 2 brothers, Father Albert Langheim of Virden IL and Bernard (Patricia) Langheim of Salem VA, 1 sister-in-law,  Peggy Langheim of Virden, IL and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceding in death were his parents, wife, Lorene Langheim, step-daughter, Trellis Johansen, step son, Gerald Nichols, seven brothers, Lawrence, Harold, Ernest, Paul, Francis, Pete, and Norman Langheim.

Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Saturday June 22, 2019 at Sacred Heart Church Virden, IL, with a funeral mass to follow at 11:00 a.m. at the church. Father James Palakudy officiating. Pallbearers: Joe, Jim, Mark, Stephen, Pat and Bill Langheim. Burial will be in Virden Cemetery Virden, IL.

Memorials may be made to Prairieland Community Ambulance, Virden, IL. Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home Virden, IL, in charge of arrangements. Please visit; www.calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.comto leave a comment for the family.

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