Amy Jean Pope, nee Reinhardt, 72, of Freeburg, IL, born October 17, 1949, in Belleville, IL, passed away on Sunday April 17, 2022, at her residence. Mrs. Pope was a radiology transcriber.
She was preceded in death by her parents – Walter William and Louise (Eicker) Reinhardt, Jr. and her beloved husband – Lanny D. Pope, whom she married on June 18, 1971, in Cape Girardeau, MO and who passed away on May 14, 2000, and by her uncle – Ron Karber.
Amy is survived by her son – Jason (Andrea) Pope of Parkville, MO, two brothers – Mark J (Dawn) Reinhardt of Columbus, MT and Eric (JoAnn) Reinhardt of Marissa, IL, one aunt – Marilyn Karber of New Athens, IL, two nieces – Paula (Joe) Swierczek of Columbia, IL and Renee (Charles) Turner of Naperville, IL and three grandchildren – Jacob, Alexandra and Jack Pope. She is also survived by nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Visitation: Friends and family will be gathering from 5 – 7 p.m. on Friday April 22, 2022, at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL.
Funeral: Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday April 23, 2022, at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Freeburg, IL with Rev. Robert Koch officiating.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.