Luke W. Rastetter, 83, of Peoria formerly of Washington passed away at 4:35 p.m., Monday, September 16, 2019 in the emergency room of OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

He was born October 25, 1935 in Eureka, IL the son of the late August and Emma Reeser Rastetter. 

Surviving are three nephews, Keith (Lori) Rider of East Peoria, I;, Dr. Steven (Kaye) Rider of Kewanee, IL and Sherwood (Kaye) Rider of San Jose, CA; one niece, Mary (Ken) Meischner of East Peoria, IL; along with many great nieces, nephews and cousins.  One sister, Mary Lee Rider and one niece, Kathy Young preceded him in death.

He was a graduate of Eureka High School and later Eureka College. He was a member of Calvary Community Church in Washington.

A funeral service for Luke will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, September 20, 2019 at Mason-White Funeral Home in Washington.  Pastor Clayton Tinervin will officiate.  Visitation will be one-hour prior to his service.  Burial will be in Union Cemetery in Washington. 

Memorials may be given to Calvary Community Church. To share memories of Luke with his family, visit