Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

Death Notices

January 22, 2014

Sister Mary Ann Vogt

Sister Mary Ann Vogt, 91, of the Hospital Sisters of St. Francis died Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, at 9:55 p.m. at St. Francis Convent, Springfield.

The Eucharistic Celebration and Rite of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Clare of Assisi Adoration Chapel at St. Francis Convent celebrated by Father John Sullivan, OFM. Burial will be in Crucifixion Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at St. Francis Convent with a Wake service at 6:30 p.m. Staab Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at StaabObituary.com.

Sister Mary Ann was born in Effingham on Feb. 16, 1922, the daughter of Clem and Josephine Feldhake Vogt. She entered the Congregation on Sept. 8, 1941, and professed her religious vows on June 13, 1944. Sister Mary Ann served the community as a cook in hospitals in Illinois and Wisconsin. She also served as cook at St. Isabel’s Mission in Lukachukai, Ariz., from 1962 – 1975 and at the Franciscan Apostolic Center from 1982 – 1991. She served at the Information Desk at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital, Effingham, from 1991 until she returned to St. Francis Convent in 2000.

She is survived by three brothers, Bernard (Barbara) Vogt, Clem (Doris) Vogt, and Paul (Marcella) Vogt; three sisters, Catherine Westendorf, Ann Ruhold and Stella Westendorf; many nieces and nephews; and her Franciscan Sisters with whom she shared her life for over 70 years. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Clarence Vogt.

Sign the guestbook at www.effinghamdailynews.com.

1
Text Only
Death Notices
  • Cassandra Pollard Cassandra L. Pollard, 44, of Effingham, formerly of Vandalia, died Friday, April 19, 2014. In keeping with her wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. There will be no services. Cassandra Pollard Effingham

    April 24, 2014

  • 4-24 Leo Volk obit photo Leo Volk Leo H. Volk, 74, of Ingraham, died Wednesday, April 23, 2014. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Wendelin, with the Rev. Mark Stec officiating. Burial with full military rites will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, W

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-24 Ralph Elke obit photo Ralph Elke Ralph C. Elke, 86, of Effingham, died at 10:18 a.m. Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at Lakeland Rehabilitation & Health Care Center, Effingham. A celebration of Ralph's life will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Pearson Building at Lake Sara, 15170 N. B

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Brenda Risley Brenda Ann (Adams) Risley, 60, of Kalamazoo, Mich., formerly of Dieterich, died at 11:20 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Bronson Methodist Hospital, Kalamazoo, Mich. Arrangements are incomplete at Meyer Funeral Home (formerly Blake-Wright Funeral Ho

    April 24, 2014

  • 4-24 Margaret Fearday obit photo Margaret Fearday Margaret T. Fearday, 72, of rural Neoga, passed away at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Heartland Christian Village, Neoga. Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Mary of the Assumption Church of Neoga, with the Rev. Sunder E

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ruth Butler Ruth C. Butler, 65, passed away on Saturday evening, April 19, 2014, at her home in North Carolina. Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Holy Cross Parish Church in Wendelin. Memorials may be made to Rex Cancer Center in Raleigh, N.C.

    April 24, 2014

  • 4-24 Marilyn Barkley obit photo Marilyn Barkley Marilyn Ann Wood Barkley, 69, passed away at 10 p.m. Monday, April 21, 2014, at her home in Toledo. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today, April 24, at the funeral c

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marilyn Barkley Marilyn Barkley, 69, of Toledo, died at 10 p.m. Monday, April 21, 2014, at her residence. Arrangements are incomplete at Barkley Funeral Chapel, Greenup. Marilyn Barkley Toledo

    April 23, 2014

  • 4-23 Douglas Brummer obit photo Douglas Brummer Douglas B. "Doug" Brummer, 60, of Sigel, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at his home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. today, April 23, at Bauer Funeral Home, Effingham. Burial will be in St. Anthony Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • 4-23 Helen Raddatz obit photo Helen Raddatz Helen E. Raddatz, 71, of Effingham, died at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 20, 2014, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital, Effingham. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Bauer Funeral Home, Effingham, with entombment in Woodlawn Cemetery. Visitati

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

AP Video
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.