We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Ruby Goedecke

A funeral service will be held Tuesday, December 9, 2014 for 94 year old Ruby Goedecke of Chester, IL who died Friday, December 5, 2014 at the Chester Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Chester, IL.

Ruby was born November 7, 1920 in Seventy Six, MO, the daughter of John and Flora (Price) Strickland. She married Ferd Goedecke, Jr. on October 1, 1940 in Perryville, MO and he preceded her in death on March 20, 2012.

Surviving is one daughter, Joyce Mezel. Two grandchildren and five great grandchildren also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one daughter, three sisters, two brothers and one granddaughter.

Visitation will be after 9am Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

A funeral service for 94 year old Ruby Goedecke will be held at 11am Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Ben Stern officiating.

Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to the family.