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Josephine A. Riechmann

March 8, 1926 — January 25, 2018

Josephine A. Riechmann, nee Diewald, 91, of Waterloo, Illinois, died January 25, 2018, in Waterloo, IL. She was born March 8, 1926, in Harrisonville, IL.

She is survived by her children Dennis (Luann) Valentine, Anna (Darrell) Glaenzer, & Patricia (Rich) Dependahl; daughter-in-law Bonnie Valentine; 9 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; step children; step grandchildren; step great grandchildren; nieces; nephews; & cousins.

She is preceded in death by her husbands Vernon Valentine & Herbert Riechmann Sr.; son Richard Valentine; parents John & Marie (nee Tecklenberg) Diewald; sister Mary Horrell; brother Carl Diewald; & step daughter June Lacey.

Josephine was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church - Valmeyer, former member of the Altar Society, Kloepper Clubs, and former business owner.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
American Cancer Society or Family Wishes

3 PM to 8 PM Friday, January 26, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home
8 AM until 9:15 AM Saturday 

Funeral Mass:
10 AM Saturday, January 27, 2018 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Valmeyer, IL
Father Felix Chukwuma officiating
Interment at SS Peter & Paul Cemetery in Waterloo, IL

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Friday, January 26, 2018

3:00 - 8:00pm (Central time)

Immanuel Lutheran Church

522 S Church St, Waterloo, IL 62298

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