Wanda Fern Tucker, 75, of Effingham, formerly of St. Elmo, died at 9:15 a.m. on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Services will be held at noon on Saturday at C&A Pagel Funeral Home in St. Elmo. Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery in St. Elmo. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home. Memorials:
, for breast cancer
research, or donor's choice.
Mrs. Tucker was born on March 27, 1938, in Stonington, the daughter of Floyd G. and Goldie M. Tipsword Mitchell. She married Roger F. Tucker on Jan. 15, 1966, in St. Elmo; he died on June 4, 1996.
Survivors include daughters, Janet and her husband Rich Marcott of Lincoln, Ruth and her husband Dean Walden of Effingham, Rose Tucker of Brownstown, and Sharon and her husband James Brush of Effingham.