Rosemarie Werner, 66


Rosemarie Werner, 66, of Wilsonville, formerly of Mt. Olive, died on Monday, Aug. 12, 2019, at 1:19 a.m. at Carlinville Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.

Visitation will be held Friday, Aug. 16, from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. at Plummer Funeral Home in Litchfield. Graveside funeral services will follow, beginning at 11 a.m. in Elm Lawn Cemetery in Litchfield with the Rev. Gary Schwab, of First Presbyterian Church of Litchfield, officiating.

Mrs. Werner was born June 19, 1953, in St. Louis, MO, to James Junior and Hazel (Harrison) Parrish. She married Kenneth Ray Werner on May 15, 1970, at First Baptist Church in Litchfield, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 17, 2018.

During her career, she worked in various factories.

Mrs. Werner is survived by three brothers, Mark Parrish of Sorento, Bobby (Corey) Parrish of Litchfield and Wesley (Bridgette) Parrish of Germany; two sisters, Fannie (Jon) Chaseen of Greenville and Peggy (Danny) Wienburg of Kilgore, TX; brother-in-law, James (Ruth Ann) Werner of Wilsonville; sister-in-law, Bernice Lowe of Litchfield; and four grandchildren, William Werner Jr., Brock Werner, Braden Werner and Madilyn Werner.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; son, William Werner; and two brothers, Jessie and Daniel Parrish.

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