SPRINGFIELD - Jessica Leigh Wetzel, 37, of Springfield, died at 8:41 pm, Monday, December 24, 2012 at St. John's Hospital. She was born February 20, 1975, in Springfield, Illinois.
She is survived by one daughter, Chelsea Gutierrez of Springfield; two sons, Taylor Petropoulos and Tyler Petropoulos both of Springfield; step-father, Bob Steskal; one sister Jolina (Fiance' Travis Hancock) Lawson of Springfield; one aunt Pam (John) Jones of Springfield and three cousins, Donald Crawford of St. Louis, David Crawford of Peoria and Richard (Fiance' Diane) Mayfield of Springfield.
Her parents, Bill Wetzel and Becky Raisch Steskal proceeded her in death.
Jessica was a resident of Springfield and had formerly lived in Galveston Texas for five years. She is a graduate of Southeast High School and worked as an in-home caregiver.
Visitation: 3-4 pm, Saturday, December 29, 2012, at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 4 pm, Saturday, December 29, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home with Rev. Julie Wells Blythe officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to an education fund for her daughter, Chelsea.
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