Albert E. Diemert Jr., 92, of Ruma, Illinois, died February 3, 2020, in Ruma, IL. He was born December 2, 1927, in Burksville, IL.
He is survived by his wife Mary E. Diemert nee Armstrong; children Patricia Donovan, Phyllis (Michael) Reinhold, Edward (Jodi) Diemert, and Elizabeth (Roger) Shields; 8 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; sisters Geraldine (Kenneth) Koester and Fern Diemert; sisters-in-law; brothers-in-law; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
Albert is preceded in death by his parents Albert and Frieda (nee Sickmeier) Diemert Sr.; sisters Verona Krack and Janet (Gerald) Ashbaker; and brother Roland Diemert.
He retired from Luhr Bros., US Marine Korean War Veteran, and member of American Legion - Prairie du Rocher.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
4 PM to 8 PM Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Thursday at Quernheim Funeral Home
10 AM Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Chaplain Royal Boder officiating
Interment at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, MO