Almasy, Henry


Died: February 16, 2013
Henry Lester Almasy, 85, of East Peoria, IL died at 4:15 am Saturday, February 16, 2013 at his home. Born on March 1, 1927 in East Peoria, IL to John and Clara W. Branz Almasy, he married Mary E. Moody on October 9, 1949 in East Peoria. Henry is survived by his wife of 63 years, Mary, and numerous nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 sisters, and 4 brothers. Henry was a WW II Navy Veteran, where he served aboard a ship stationed next to the USS Missouri, where he saw many dignitaries during the surrender that ended World War II. Henry worked in the Maintenance Department at Hiram Walker for 20 years, and also worked construction in the Peoria area for V. Jobst and several others contractors. He was loved by his family and will be greatly missed. There will be no services. Cremation rites will be accorded. Deiters Funeral Home and Crematory in East Peoria is assisting the family with arrangements

Deiters Funeral Home

444 E Washington St
East Peoria, IL
Phone: (309) 699-5999