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Patricia Ledendecker

Patricia Ledendecker

Patricia Ann, nee Stewart, Ledendecker, 75, of Sparta, IL; born on September 24, 1943 in Sparta, IL; passed away on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL.

Mrs. Ledendecker was a homemaker. She was a lifetime member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Sparta VFW and Sparta Eagles. Patricia liked to go camping and plant her flowers. Most of all she loved spending time with her grandkids and enjoyed going to their ballgames.

She was preceded in death by her parents – Netter and Laura, nee Brenning, Stewart. One son John Ledendecker. Also preceded in death by three brothers.

She is survived by her husband – Charles Ledendecker whom she married on July 27, 1967 in Sparta, IL sharing 51 wonderful years together. Two sons – Jimmy Ledendecker of Florida; Jeff (Christine) Ledendecker of Sparta, IL. Three daughters – Donna (Ed) McClanahan of Pontiac, IL; Cindy (Joe) Branscum of Pontiac, IL; Lauriel (Greg) Hill of Sparta, IL. Fourteen grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren. One brother – Marvin (Patty) Stewart of Sparta, IL.

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Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm.

Funeral: Services will be held at Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at 6:00pm with Rev. Carl Miller officiating.

Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements

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  1. Rhonda G Mcconachie says:

    Can you imagine the hug Johnny got when she got to heaven

  2. Rhonda Mcconachie says:

    Can you imagine the hug Johnny we she got to heaven

  3. Linda Boston says:

    To the Ledendecker family: My sincere Sympathy to you all. Your mom was the sweetest lady I know. She always had kind words to say to me when I lived in Sparta! She was the best!! She will be missed by all who knew and Loved her. Heaven Truly gained a Beautiful Angel! 💛💙 God Bless you all!
    Sincerely, Linda Boston
    Quincy, IL

  4. Laurie Amos says:

    This is a family that when I was growing up I called my family we were always playing at each other’s houses! My deepest sympathies go out to the family my prayers are with you all God bless you

  5. Kathy Cunningham says:

    My deepest sympathies go out to the family and f

    My deepest sympathies go out to her family and friends. May God give them strength and comfort them during their time of sorrow. God Bless.

  6. Richard Goddard says:

    Growing up with Jeff all through school Pat was always around and never at a loss for words. We all loved her and she will be missed by everyone that knew her.

  7. Melissa Cotner says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with the Ledendecker family. My parents and I were friends for a long time. I grew up with there children from camping trips, to BBQ, to our parents playing cards on the weekends. Pat was loved by all. A great grandma, a awesome mother, an a great friend, she will be missed. We love you all the Cotners

  8. Todd says:

    My Thoughts And Prayers Are With The Entire Ledendecker Family.. Pat Was A Wonderful Lady And A Great Human Being.. Heaven Has Received Another Beautiful Angel.. May God Bless You All.. Todd Brooks… & Mother Joyce Bardo

  9. Larry McGuire says:

    My sincerest condolences to Pat’s family. She was a highschool classmate. I trust the memories you have of her comfort and console you in this time of sorrow.

  10. Terri Hillyard Dobyns says:

    She was a wonderful lady and she will be missed, prayers to the family.

  11. David Morris says:

    Very sorry for your family’s loss . Feisty and funny lady always enjoyed talking to her.

  12. Perry Brooks says:

    Prayers for you all, I’ve known Pat since I was in Grade school in the 70s,hanging out with John,she was never loss for words,and would tell you what she thought, I liked that about her, she will be missed, much Love to you all!

  13. Bhrena Kolesar says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with you during this very difficult time. Pat was a wonderful, feisty, and spunky lady who I know will be missed terribly.

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