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Obituaries

John ‘Jay’ Lesch

LASALLE — John “Jay” Lesch, 82, of LaSalle passed away Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, at his home.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13, at the Mueller Funeral Home in Peru with the Rev. Jacob Valle of St. Hyacinth’s Church in LaSalle officiating. Burial will follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Webster Park.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12, at the funeral home.  Additional visitation will be from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

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