We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Helen Mennerich

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Helen Mennerich

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, IL.

10 grandchildren and one great grandson also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, two brothers and one sister.

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.