We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell
Funeral service will be Tuesday, March 20, 2012 for 76 year old Elsie Rickenberg of Chester, IL who passed away Friday, March 16, 2012 at her residence.
Elsie was born June 6, 1935 in Bremen, IL, the daughter of Howard and Mary (Moll) Hecht. She married Wilbert Rickenberg on December 15, 1956 in Nashville, IL and he preceded her in death on February 28, 2004.
Survivors include four children, Nancy Rickenberg of St. Mary, MO, Barbara Wilson of Percy, IL and Robert Rickenberg and Karen Murdoch both of Chester, IL. One sister, Helen Korando of Chester, IL. One brother, Paul Hecht of Chester, IL. Eight grandchildren and four great grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and three brothers.
Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Monday, March 19, 2012 and after 7:30am Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral service for Elsie Rickenberg will be at 10am Tuesday, March 20, 2012 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Peter Ill officiating.
Burial will be in the Paradise Cemetery in Steeleville, IL.
Memorials can be made to the Radio Fund of St. John Lutheran Church in Chester, IL.