Thelma A. LeBegue, age 97 of Alhambra, IL, died Saturday, August 15, 2020, at Faith Care Center in Highland, IL.
She was born on Sunday, March 18, 1923, in Horton, KS, the daughter of Arthur and Viola (nee Jamison) Hock.
On Saturday, August 17, 1946, she married Calvin C. LeBegue, Sr..
She was a member of First Baptist Church, Alhambra, IL, Alhambra Community Club and Pin Oak Senior Club.
Born at Horton, KS; grew up in the Alton, IL area and later lived in New Douglas. After marriage they lived in Alhambra. She worked for various nursing homes as a CNA and later as a cook. She retired as a cook from Hampton’s Nursing Care, Alhambra. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, cooking, flower and rose gardens. Loved her time with her grandchildren and always had cookies for the neighborhood children.
Son – Calvin C. (Barbara) LeBegue, Jr, Hillsboro, MO
Daughter – Judie A. LeBegue, Highland, IL
Daughter – Janice M. (Arvel) Schlechte, Worden, IL
Daughter – Joyclynn M (Eddie) Robbs, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Candee Genrtry
Grandchild – Caren Crawford
Grandchild – Tracy (Kim) Hamann
Grandchild – Teresa (Eric) Stacy
Grandchild – Richard (Missy) Robbs
Grandchild – Maria (Cody) Smith
Grandchild – Alan Robbs
Grandchild – Jim (Amelia) Darby
Grandchild – Ben Darby
Great Grandchildren – 20
Great Great Grandchildren – 10.
She was preceded in death by:
Father – Arthur Hock
Mother – Viola Victoria Hock
Husband – Calvin Coolidge LeBegue, Sr. – Died 3/15/2013
Great Grandchild – John Dalton Gentry – Died 7/31/2020
Sister – Clara V. Brown
Sister – Juanita M. Heuer
Sister – Wilma Wenzel
Brother – Paul Hock
Brother – Wilmar F. Hock.
Arrangements are being handled by Dauderman Mortuary in Alhambra, IL.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Thursday, August 20, 2020, at First Baptist Church in Alhambra, IL.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 AM on Thursday, August 20, 2020, at First Baptist Church in Alhambra, IL.
Interment will be at Harris Cemetery in Alhambra, IL.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church or Harris Cemetery.