We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
Funeral Mass will be Saturday, June 25, 2011 for 89 year old Oneta Macieiski of Carbondale, IL, formerly of Chester, IL, who passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at Herrin Hospital in Herrin, IL.
Oneta was born August 15, 1921 in Harrisburg, IL, the daughter of Joe and Esther (Stricklin) Racine. She married Stanley Macieiski, the former Mayor of Chester, on August 1, 1945 in Benton, IL and he preceded her in death on December 15, 2001.
Survivors include one son, Stanley Macieiski, Jr. of New Orleans, LA. Two daughters, Cynthia Eslick of Tulsa, OK and Trudy Reynolds of Carbondale, IL. Two brothers, Joe Racine of Waterloo, IL and Harry Racine of Benton, IL. One sister, Mary Payne of Benton, IL. Nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren also survive.
Oneta was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one son, one brother in law and one sister in law.
Visitation will be after 9am Saturday, June 25, 2011 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral Mass for Oneta Macieiski will be at 11am Saturday, June 25, 2011 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Father Gene Wojcik officiating.
Burial will be in the Masonic & Odd Fellows Cemetery in Benton, IL.
Memorials can be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL or to the American Lung Association.