We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Saturday, May 15, 1999 for 66 year old Rodger Menard of Ruma
who died Thursday (this morning) at St. Clement Hospital in Red Bud.
Born May 31, 1932 in Fort Gage, Illinois, the son of Gregory and Jewell (Leavitt)
Menard. He married Ruth Bievenue on June 2, 1956 in Prairie du Rocher and she survives of
Also surviving is one son, Rodney Menard of Ruma, one daughter Robin Menard of Ruma,
two brothers, Burnell "BJ" Menard of Ruma and Rolin "Shorty" Menard of
Red Bud. One sister, Georgia Renner of Evansville. One grandson also survives.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Rodger Menard was the co-founder and President of Menard Auto Sales in Ruma for 41
Friends may call after 2pm Friday at the Welge Pechacek Funeral Home in Red Bud.
Funeral services for Rodger Menard will be Saturday morning at 11am at the Adorers of
the Blood of Christ Chapel in Ruma with Revs. Richard Weidert and John Joyce officiating,
burial will be in the St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery in Ruma.
Memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society, St. Patricks Improvement
Fund or in the form of masses.
A prayer service will be held at 5pm Friday evening at the funeral home.