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Wendy Lee Menschell
  • Carle Cancer Center
    509 W. University Ave.
    Urbana, IL 61801

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“We were sorry about about Wendy. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: Kristy Garrison - Hoopeston, IL

“With sympathy. May you be surrounded with His Peace and comfort.Thoughts and Prayers are with you. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Don and Carol Anderson - IL

“For some things there are no words, only shoulders to lean on, hands to hold and hugs to comfort. I offer to you all of these. ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: Angie Franklin Gossett - IL

“Allen and Christie: So sad to learn of your loss. May memories be a source of comfort. Love, Eileen ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Eileen Matthews Barfknecht - IA

“My deepest sympathy to your family. Know that Wendy is now free from her pain ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Ginger

Wendy Lee Menschel, 61, of Hoopeston, IL, passed away at 8:46 P.M. Thursday, January 24, 2013 at the Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center.

Wendy was born on December 15, 1951 in Danville, IL, daughter of Harvey Leon Goodrum and Alta Marie (Page) Goodrum.

Wendy married Steven P. Menschel on October 27, 1984 in Hoopeston, IL. He survives in Hoopeston. She is also survived by one son: Kip Allen (Natosha) Menschel of Hoopeston, IL; one brother: Allen (Christie) Goodrum of Hoopeston, IL; one sister: Lynn Barker of Hoopeston, IL; two grandchildren: Harlie Menschel and Austin Yepma; several nieces and nephews and one very special friend: Janice Herman.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother-in-law, Dave Barker.

Wendy worked at Howard Industries in Hoopeston, Creative Products and later at Auto Zone Warehouse. She belonged to the First Christian Church in Hoopeston. She was a member of the Hoopeston Jaycees and the Hoopeston VFW Ladies Auxiliary. Wendy enjoyed camping, Nascar racing, and was an Illini fan. She also enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

A visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. Monday, January 28, 2013 at the Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, January 28, 2013 at the Anderson Funeral Home with Pastor Micah Mobley officiating.

Cremation rites will follow funeral services and a burial will be held at a later date.

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