Norman S. “Pony” Langheim
Virden – Norman S. “Pony” Langheim, 87, of Virden, IL, passed away Monday April 8, 2019 at his home.
Norman was born December 26, 1931 in Lowder, IL, a son of Henry and Elizabeth R. (Sommer) Langheim. He was a 1951 graduate of Virden High School and an U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean War. Norman married Peggy S. Dalby August 30, 1958 in Virden, IL. He was a member of Sacred Heart Church in Virden, IL, and prior to retirement farmed in Bois D’Arc Twp. Norman was an antique tractor enthusiast.
Norman is survived by his wife, Peggy S. Langheim of Virden, IL, daughters, Lynda Langheim and Sara Stivers both of Springfield, IL, sons, Stephen Langheim of Donnellson, IL, Philip (Lynn) Langheim of Naperville, IL, Robert (Paula) Langheim of Lawrenceburg, KY and Joseph (Gail) Langheim of Virden, IL, 6 grandchildren, special family friend, Jay (Mary) Brawner of Girard, IL, brothers, Henry Langheim and Father Albert Langheim both of Virden, IL and Bernard (Pat) Langheim of Salem, VA, and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceding in death were his parents, granddaughter, Samantha Jo Wright, brothers, Lawrence, Harold, Ernest, Aloyusis “Pete”, Paul and Francis Langheim.
Visitation will be from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday April 12, 2019 with a Prayer Service at 4:30 p.m. at Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home Virden, IL. Funeral mass will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday April 13, 2019 at Sacred Heart Church in Virden, IL. with Father James Palakudy officiating. Burial will be in Virden Cemetery. Pallbearers: John, Bill, Pat, Bill Jr., Reese and Jim Langheim. Memorials may be made to Sacred Heart Church Virden, IL, Prairieland Community Ambulance Service Virden, IL. Please visit www.calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.comto leave a message for the family.