Josie Marie Chovanec, age 82, passed away on November 25, 2012.
Josie was born on January 15, 1930, in Warrenton to Fritz Gerdes and Olga Ilse Gerdes.
She is survived by one son, Don Chovanec and his wife Betsy; two grandchildren, Lori Hollek and husband Justin and Chad Chovanec and wife Amanda, and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Adolph; infant son, James; son, Bobby and her parents.
Visitation is scheduled for Tuesday November 27, 2012, from 8:00 AM until 8:00 PM at Fayette Memorial Funeral Home in La Grange. The family will receive visitors from 5:30 PM until 6:30 PM. Rosary will be recited at 6:30 PM.
Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday November 28, 2012, at 10:00 AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in La Grange.
Interment will follow in La Grange City Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.