Allan V. Horstmann, 17 of Breese and
formerly of Aviston and New Baden, died Sunday, May 23, 2010 in East
Allan was born February 11, 1993 in
Breese, IL to Michael and Cheryl “Cheri” (Voss) Horstmann; they
survive in Breese, IL.
Also surviving are his siblings, PFC
Paul Horstmann, Mackenzie Horstmann, Caleb Horstmann, and Alexander
Horstmann all of Breese; his maternal grandmother, Bertha (Laux)
Voss of Breese; aunts and uncles, Michael (Carol) Voss of
Beckemeyer, Diane Fewell of Carlyle, Ronald (Diane) Voss of Breese,
Karen (Larry) Crouch of Normal, Deborah (John) Will of Swansea,
Darlene (Barry) May of Altamont, Colleen (James) Lozier of
Pocahontas, Maurice “Mo” Voss of Breese, Constance “Connie” (Kevin)
Heimann of New Baden, Lisa Voss of Mesquite, TX, Daryl “Sarge” Voss
of Breese, Stacey (Mark) Anders of Sullivan, Dan (Rachelle)
Horstmann of Breese, Debbie (Michael) Berndsen of Breese, Brenda
(Charles) Scott of O’Fallon, Sheila (Matt) Clair of Collinsville,
and Sandra Horstmann of Belleville; his very special friend, Kate
Hilmes of Carlyle; his best friend, Joey Krebs of Breese; and
numerous great aunts and uncles, cousins, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his
maternal grandfather, Vincent “Vinnie” Voss; paternal grandparents,
Paul and Dolores (Hemann) Horstmann; great-grandparents, Eugene and
Dorothy (Schumacher) Horstmann; and an uncle, Doug Voss.
He was a member of St. Francis
Church in Aviston and had recently completed his sophomore year at
Mater Dei High School in Breese. His passion was repairing engines
and welding and was known as his dad’s “Fix it Man”.
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial
will be Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 10:30 am
at St. Francis Church in Aviston with Fr. Daniel Friedman
officiating. Interment will follow in
St. Francis Cemetery, Aviston.
Visitation will be Wednesday, May
26, 2010 from 4:00-9:00 pm and again on Thursday, May 27, 2010 from
8:00-10:00 am at the Moss Funeral Home in Breese.
will be a prayer service at 4:00 PM Wednesday at the funeral home
Memorials can be made to Mater Dei
High School and will be received at the funeral home.