We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Jody Wingerter

A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, July 16, 2016 for 45 year old Jody Wingerter of Ellis Grove who passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO.

Jody was born January 22, 1971 in Chester, IL, the daughter of Joseph and Bette Sue (Link) Scheffer, Jr. She married Robert "Bob" Wingerter on January 22, 2000 in Jersey County, IL and he survives of Ellis Grove, IL.

Also surviving is her mother, Sue Goetting of Murphysboro, IL. Two children, Jenna Wingerter and Jacob Wingerter both of Ellis Grove, IL. Her mother in law, Sue McGee of Chester, IL. Numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends also survive.

She was preceded in death by her father, father-in-law and one aunt.

She had worked in the accounting department at Menard Correctional Center in Chester, Illinois for 5 years.

Jody loved spending time with family and her animals, especially her dog, Izzy. She loved to go shopping.

Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm Friday, July 15, 2016 and after 7:30am Saturday, July 16, 2016 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

A Celebration of Life Service for 45 year old Jody Wingerter will be held at 10am Saturday, July 16, 2016 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Bill McCluskey officiating.

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

Memorials can be made to Family Choice.