Zoey Jane Rongey, 1 year and 7 months old, of Waterloo, IL, died February 3, 2022, in St. Louis, MO. She was born July 4, 2020, in St. Louis, MO.
She is survived by her parents Alex and Jill Rongey; grandma Cindy Modglin; grandma Sharon Schneider; grandparents Dennis and Karen Duckworth; great grandmother Betty Duckworth; aunts and uncles Ben and Brittney Rongey and Jack and Kim Duckworth; cousins Weston Rongey and Henry and Joseph Duckworth; and many other aunts, uncles, and friends.
Zoey is preceded in death by her grandmother Michelle Rongey; great grandparents Vernon and Delores Modglin and Joseph and Viola Mittrucker; and great grandfather Jack Duckworth.
Zoey was her mom and dad’s entire world. Zoey’s strong, fearless, and hilarious personality will be deeply missed by all who knew her. The room was always brighter with Zoey in it. We know her light and strength will never fade just as our love for her will never end.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Zoey Rongey Memorial Fund, c/o 1st National Bank
4 PM to 8 PM Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until 10:30 AM Thursday at Quernheim Funeral Home
11 AM Thursday, February 10, 2022 at SS Peter & Paul Church in Waterloo, IL
Father Linus Umoren C.M. officiating
Interment at SS Peter & Paul Cemetery in Waterloo, IL