Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

Death Notices

August 8, 2013

Denise Robertson

Denise Christine Robertson, 51, of Bethany, formerly of Decatur, passed away Thursday, July 4, 2013, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Decatur.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Home, Decatur, with a memorial visitation from 1 p.m. until service time at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, American Diabetes Association or American Cancer Society. Condolences may be left to the family at www.brintlingerandearl.com.

Denise was born Nov. 11, 1961, in Gary, Ind., the daughter of Jerald and Barbara (Lee) Ray. She married Mike Robertson. Denise worked as an administrative assistant in the financial planning and insurance industry. She was a wonderful person whose favorite time was spent with her family. Denise was a fantastic cook, loved to read, enjoyed boating and traveling in their R.V. all over the countryside.

She is survived by her husband, Mike; sons, Justin Wilhoit of Aurora, Jerod Wilhoit of Naperville, and Derek (Carolyn) Weeks of Traverse City, Mich.; daughters, Jourdan Wilhoit of Naperville, and Gillian (Joel) Prepejchal of Makanda; grandchildren, Jackson Wilhoit of Aurora, Auriel and Drake Prepejchal of Makanda, Donovan and Lindsey Weeks of Traverse City, Mich.; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jerald (Barbara) Ray of Decatur, Ala.; brother, Jeff (Patricia) Ray of Decatur, Ala.; sisters, Deborah (Mitchell) Steenrod of Knoxville, Tenn., and Leslie (David) Bydalek of Greenwood, Ind.

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