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Bernadine M. Meek

Edwardsville | Tuesday, December 8 2015

Bernadine M. Meek, age 95, of Edwardsville past away at 7:05 a.m. on Tuesday, December 8, 2015, at her residence. She was born, June 10, 1920, in Alton, Illinois, the daughter of the late Dennis & Frances (Vogel) Hentz. Bernadine married Vincent J. Meek on  February 1, 1947, at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Edwardsville. He preceded her in death on May 18, 1998. She is survived by one son, Joseph V. Meek of Glen Carbon; six daughters, Mary Jo Meek of Naples, Florida, Theresa Hume & husband Dick of Glen Carbon, Deborah Koch of Edwardsville, Jane Rorick & husband Carl of Jacksonville, Florida, Joan Thompson & husband Dennis of Goodyear, Arizona, and Susan Ainsworth & husband Scott of Eden Prairie, Minnesota;  three grandchildren, Aaron Thompson, Tia Meek and Natalie Rorick. She was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister. Bernadine was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Edwardsville and an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. A funeral mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, December 11, 2015, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Father Dan Bergbower officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Glen Carbon. Memorials may be given to the American Heart Association, Stray Rescue of St. Louis or Masses. Weber & Rodney Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be expressed online at weberfuneralhome.com.


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