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Frederick C. Wernsman

February 15, 1942 May 7, 2019
Frederick C. Wernsman
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Obituary for Frederick C. Wernsman

Peoria- Frederick C. Wernsman, age 77, of Peoria, passed away at 7:48 AM on Tuesday, May 07, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center with his wife by his side.

Born February 15, 1942, in LaSalle, IL, he was a son to Henry and Catherine (Halm) Wernsman. He married Elanna Ritchie in 1965 in LaSalle Peru. She survives. Fred worked in Insurance Sales for the majority of his life. He enjoyed golfing, fishing and hanging with his friends at the Knights of Columbus St. Jude Hall. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother who loved spending time with his family and will be deeply missed.

Survivors include his wife Elanna of Peoria; two children: Michael (Mary Ellen) Wernsman of Milan, IL and Mary Clare Delmore of New Berlin, WI; four grandchildren: Alex Wernsman, Ashton and Keegan Glaus and Liam Delmore; seven sisters and one brother.
Fred was preceded in death by his parents.

Cremation rights have been accorded. Visitation will be held on Friday, May 10, 2019 between the hours of 4:00 PM till 6:00 PM at Wright & Salmon Mortuary. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:00 AM on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at St. Philomena Catholic Church with an additional visitation being held 30 minutes prior to mass.

In lieu of flowers memorials in Fred’s memory may be made to St. Bede Academy in Peru, IL or Boys without Fathers, and Illinois Cancer Care.

Friends and family may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences by logging onto www.wrightandsalmon.com.


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Visitation

Friday

10

May

4:00 PM 5/10/2019 4:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 5/10/2019 6:00:00 PM
Wright & Salmon Mortuary

2416 N. North Street
Peoria, IL 61604

Wright & Salmon Mortuary
2416 N. North Street Peoria 61604 IL
United States

Visitation

Saturday

11

May

9:30 AM 5/11/2019 9:30:00 AM - 10:00 AM 5/11/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. Philomena Catholic Church

1000 W. Albany Ave
Peoria, IL 61604

St. Philomena Catholic Church
1000 W. Albany Ave Peoria 61604 IL
United States

Memorial Mass

Saturday

11

May

10:00 AM 5/11/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. Philomena Catholic Church

1000 W. Albany Ave
Peoria, IL 61604

St. Philomena Catholic Church
1000 W. Albany Ave Peoria 61604 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Boys without Fathers

St. Bede Academy

24 W. US Highway 6
Peru, IL 61354

Illinois Cancer Care

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