Katherine “Kate” L., nee Risley, Juenger, 86, of Sparta, IL; born on February 22, 1932 in Marissa, IL; passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at her home.
Mrs. Juenger was a homemaker. She also worked for a time at the New Athens Shoe Factory and as a cook at Senior Manor in Sparta. She was of the Pentecostal faith. Kate enjoyed playing cards and camping.
She was preceded in death by her parents – Harvey and Mary Alice, nee Lloyd, Risley. One son – Ronnie Juenger. Three brothers – Jack Risley; Jim Risley; Larry Risley. Two sisters – Mildred Miller; Shirley Cunningham.
She is survived by her husband – Hubert Juenger whom she married on January 1, 1950. Her children – Diana (Phillip) Behiter of Swanwick, IL; Rhonda (Miles) Kessler of Tilden, IL; Randy (Jane) Juenger of Pinckneyville, IL. Eleven grandchildren and nineteen great-grandchildren. One brother – Fred (Donetta) Risley of Coulterville, IL. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.heilschuessler.com.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Thursday, July 26, 2018 from 9:00am to 12:00noon.
Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 12:00noon with Rev. Phillip L. Easton officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held in the Tilden Cemetery in Tilden, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.