We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Saturday, May 3, 2003 for 86-year-old Verna
Bodeker of Chester, IL, who died Monday, April 28, 2003 at Anderson
Hospital in Maryville, IL.
Born May 21, 1916 in Walsh, IL, the daughter of Emil and Lillie (Schnoeker)
Eggemeyer. She married Everett Bodeker on May 9, 1937 in Chester, IL and
he preceded her in death.
Survivors include two sisters, Marlene Decker of Granite City, IL and
Ruby Long of Moberly, MO. Two sisters-in-law, Alice Eggemeyer and Lucille
Eggemeyer both of Chester, IL. Nieces and nephews also survive.
Her parents, husband, two brothers and one sister preceded her in
Friends may call after 5pm Friday, May 2, 2003 at the Schroeder McClure
Funeral Chapel in Chester, IL.
Funeral services for Verna Bodeker will be Saturday, May 3, 2003 at
11am at the Zion Lutheran Church in Walsh, IL with Rev. Harold Weber
officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials can be made to Zion Lutheran Church’s Cemetery Fund.