We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Bernice Stirnaman

A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 for 98 year old Bernice Stirnaman of Chester, IL who died Sunday, December 1, 2013 at the Chester Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Chester, IL.

Bernice was born August 30, 1915 in Riley Lake, IL, the daughter of Alex and Lena (Lutz) Danis. She married Roy Stirnaman on October 26, 1933 in Riley Lake, IL and he preceded her in death on May 1, 1991.

Survivors include one daughter in law, Rose Seymour of Ellis Grove, IL. One granddaughter, two great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one son and one sister.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Monday, December 9, 2013 and from 7:30am to 9:30am Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

A Funeral Mass for 98 year old Bernice Stirnaman of Chester, IL will be held at 10am on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ellis Grove, IL with Father Ben Stern officiating.

Burial will be in the Ellis Grove City Cemetery in Ellis Grove, IL.

Memorials can be made in the form of Masses.