Jerseyville | Tuesday, July 23 2013
Jerseyville, Formerly of Centralia, IL.
Marcene Hediger, 93, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at the Jerseyville Nursing & Rehab Center in Jerseyville, IL.
She was born July 23, 1920, in Centralia, to Clinton and Evelyn Finley, now deceased. She graduated from Centralia High School in 1938 and began work at the Hollywood Candy Co. in 1939. She was married to Ralph Hediger in 1941. He passed away in 2010. Ralph and Marcene were both members of New Harmony Baptist Church in Centralia.
A daughter, Shirley (Hediger) Thomas was Born to this marriage. Shirley and her husband Tommy Thomas reside in rural Dow, IL.,
In Addition to her daughter and son-in law, she is survived two granddaughters, Dr. Sarah Abel, and her husband Dr. Scott Abel of Sauk Centre, MN. and Esther Thomas of Moro, IL.,
her grandson, Benjamin Thomas and his wife, Aura, of Owasso, OK..
great-grandchildren, Jacob and Adam Thomas of Owasso, OK. and Gunnar, Cedric, Dieter and Sigurd Abel of Sauk Centre. and her sister: Pauline Green of Centralia, IL.
Besides her parents, Husband, She was preceded death by her brothers; Calvin, Robert and Darryl Finley and Sister: Lela Orrel.
Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until service begin at 7:00 p.m. Friday July 26, 2013 at Alexander & Gubser Funeral Home in Jerseyville. The Rev. David Brown will Officiate.
Interment will be at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Centralia, IL. at 10:30 a.m.
Saturday July 27, 2013.
Memorials to The Dow Baptist Church
ALEXANDER & GUBSER FUNERAL HOME
IN CHARGE OF ARRANGEMENTS