James Lehman, 62, Eureka

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

EUREKA - James W. Lehman, 62, of Eureka, died at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Born on March 27, 1950, in Peoria, to Clarence and Wilma Wittmer Lehman, he married Shelly Fehr on July 12, 1975, in Eureka. She survives.

Also surviving are sons, Jeff (Marie) Lehman of Eureka, Doug (Heather Groper) of Eureka, and Greg (Sara) Lehman of Peoria; a brother, Tom Lehman of Eureka; and a sister, Janet (Darel) Walker of Valparaiso, Ind; seven grandchildren; a brother-in-law, Derek (Bekka) Fehr of Metamora; and a father-in-law, Gene Fehr of Peoria.

He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant brother, Kenny Lehman.

Visitation will be conducted at the First United Methodist Church in Eureka Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. and also from 10 a.m. until the time of services at 11 a.m. Saturday at the First United Methodist Church of Eureka. The Rev. Ron Martz will officiate. Interment will follow in Olio Township Cemetery in Eureka.

Memorials are suggested to the First United Methodist Church of Eureka.

Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka is taking care of arrangements.

To leave a condolence or to share a memory, please visit www.ruestmanharrisfuneralhome.com.