We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Monday, February 14, 2005 for 78 year old Helen
Mennerich of Chester, IL who passed away Friday, February 11, 2005 at
Memorial Hospital in Chester, IL.
Born August 18, 1926 in Red Bud, the daughter of Roman and Stephanie
(Bert) Jany. She married Albert Mennerich on August 20, 1949 in Chester, IL
and he survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Ruth Bradley of Vail, AR and Sharon
Schmerbauch of Chester, IL. Three sons, Kenneth and Vincent Mennerich of
Chester, IL and John Mennerich of Katy, TX. Six brothers, Edward, Lawrence,
Donald, Delbert and George Jany all of Chester, IL and Melvin Jany of
Steeleville. Five sisters, Mildred Gregory, Lucille Jany and Carolyn Powell
all of Chester, IL and Irene Hartman and Judy Hubert both of Steeleville,
10 grandchildren and one great grandson also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, two brothers and
Friends are calling after 4pm Sunday, February 13, 2005 at the Welge
Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral Mass for Helen Mennerich will be Monday, February 14, 2005 at
11am from St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Father Gene
Wojcik officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials to St. Mary’s Catholic School in Chester, IL, St. Mary’s
Catholic Church in Chester, IL, St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ellis Grove,
IL or in the form of Masses.