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Ella Mae Wierschem

May 30, 1927 — July 29, 2017

Ella Mae Wierschem nee Goodmann, 90, of Waterloo, Illinois, died July 29, 2017, in Columbia, IL. She was born May 30, 1927, in Maeystown, IL.

She is survived by her children Carolyn (Larry) Janson, Linda (Terry) Braun, and Randy (Donna) Wierschem; grandchildren Jason Braun & Jenna Allen, Laura (Matt) Giles & Christine (Ian) Barr, Devin (Hiliary) Wierschem, Macy, & Addyson Wierschem; and 12 great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her husband Alvin A. Wierschem; & her parents Gratz & Elizabeth (nee Heck) Goodman, numorous sisters & brother.

Ella was a member of Immaculate Conception Church - Madonnaville (oldest parishioner) and VFW Women's Auxiliary. 

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Alzheimer's Research Foundation
Immaculate Conception Cemetery

4 PM to 8 PM Monday, July 31, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home
8 AM until 9:15 AM Tuesday 

Funeral Mass:
10 AM Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Church in Madonnaville, IL
Father Carl Scherrer officiating
Interment at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Madonnaville, IL

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Monday, July 31, 2017

4:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

St. Augustine of Canterbury Church - Hecker, IL

310 N Main St, Hecker, IL 62248

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