William John "Bill" Pieper

December 08, 1927 - November 14, 2017

William John “Bill” Pieper, 89, of Pana formerly of Oconee, passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 in Heritage Health—Pana.

Bill was born December 8, 1927 in Pana Township to the late Clement & Helen (Adelhart) Pieper.  Bill was raised in Oconee by his uncle and aunt, John & Maggie Temmen, with their children, William Temmen, Vincent Temmen, Leo Temmen & Eleanor Flesch.

Bill graduated from Pana Township High School and was employed out of the Operators Local 965 in Springfield, IL.  He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Oconee, Oconee Lions Club, and Pana Knights of Columbus. 

Bill is survived by his cousins and their families, Jim Flesch, Linda (Paul) Schmitz, & Rita Ruot, all of Pana.

Funeral Information

Funeral mass will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Oconee with Rev. Rodney A. Schwartz officiating.  Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Oconee.  Visitation will be Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until service time in the church.

Donations Information

Memorials may be made to Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Oconee.


Service:  Sacred Heart Church

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