Russell Klinghammer, 94, of Vandalia, Illinois, passed away Sunday, January 10, 2016, at Vandalia Rehab & Health Care Center, Vandalia, IL.
Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 13, 2016, at Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, , with Rev. Ralph Stewart officiating. Burial will follow at Prairie Cemetery, Rural Ramsey, IL, with. Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM,* before service on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL. Memorials: Prairie Cemetery, Rural Ramsey, IL. Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www. millerfh.net.
He was born August 03, 1921, in Ramsey, IL, the son of Charles & Bessie (Hoffman) Klinghammer. Married Erna Margaret (Schmolke) Hennings, December 04, 1982, in Vandalia, IL. Erna passed away July 21, 2002. Russell was a Farmer and affiliated with Bethel Baptist Church, Rural, Vandalia, IL.
He is survived by: Step-Daughter – Karin Stewart & Don, Vandalia, IL and Step-Grandson- Travis.
Preceded in death by: His parents and wife.