Martin Carl Galle, 97, of Marissa, IL; born on August 3, 1922 in Marissa, IL; passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at the Freeburg Care Center.
Mr. Galle was a farmer. He was a United States Army Veteran and worked at Scott Air Force Base after his service in the army. He was a member of Friedens United Church of Christ. Mr. Galle was also a member of the Disabled American Veterans, the Veterans of Foreign War and the Cattleman’s Association.
He was preceded in death by his parents – William and Emma, nee Albers, Galle. His wife – Alberta, nee Triefenbach, Galle. One brother – Albert Galle. One sister – Viola Kraus.
He is survived by one son – Milton (Ruth) Galle of New Athens, IL. His grandchildren – Derek (Rebecca) Galle; Denise (Casey) Gann. His great-grandchildren – Davin Galle and Clayton Galle. One brother- William (Bernice) Galle of Marissa, IL.
Memorials may be made to Friendens United Church of Christ.
Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.heilschuessler.com.
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 from 10:00am to 12:00noon.
Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 12:00noon with Rev. Brett Palmer officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held in the Marissa Township Cemetery in Marissa, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.