WOODSTOCK – Tracy Ann Pierce, 43, of Woodstock, died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, at her home in Woodstock.
She was born in Woodstock on June 8, 1969, to Robert E. and Nancy L. (Rossman) Pierce.
Tracy lived a very compassionate life. She worked with special-needs children for many years and was very devoted to her career. She loved animals, especially her dogs.
Although she suffered with many health issues, her love for her family and friends never wavered. She was loved and will be missed. A special thank you to Tracy's health care providers, all of her doctors and especially Netu and Natalie.
She is survived by her father, Robert E. Pierce of Woodstock; brother, Daniel (Joy) Pierce of Woodstock; and her dear friends, Victor, Nicole and Baby Vic.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Nancy L. Pierce.
A memorial celebration of Tracy's life will be from noon until 3 p.m. Sunday, March 24, 2013, at the Woodstock Moose Lodge. Services and burial are private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to either Mooseheart Challenge at Woodstock Lodge 1329 or Helping Paws Animal Shelter, 2500 Harding Lane, Woodstock, IL 60098.