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William Jung

December 5, 1930 — November 3, 2019

William G. Jung, age 88, of Peoria, passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at Lutheran Hillside Village in Peoria.

Bill was born on December 5, 1930 in Milwaukee, WI to William H. and Clara (Schnoeneck) Jung. He married Elfriede (Voss) Zagas.
Surviving are his step-son, Norbert (Bernarda) Zagas of Chillicothe; two grandchildren, Amanda (Drew) Templeton and Peter (Om) Zagas. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Elfreide; and two brothers.

Bill served in the Navy Reserves and then worked as an electrical contractor and owned his own electrical business. After he retired he became very active in the Lutheran Hillside Village community, serving on many boards there. Bill was an avid sports fan and they family would appreciate it if those attending the services would don their favorite sports teams apparel.

Cremation rites will be accorded and a memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at noon at the Water of Life Chapel at Lutheran Hillside Village. Visitation will be held one hour prior at LHV. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements were handled through Weber-Hurd Funeral Home in Chillicothe. Online condolences may be made through


NOV 9. 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (CST)

Waters of Life Chapel
6901 N. Galena Rd.
Peoria, IL 61614

Memorial Service

NOV 9. 12:00 PM (CST)

Waters of Life Chapel
6901 N. Galena Rd.
Peoria, IL 61614

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