Anna Marie Wernsing (96) of Effingham


Published on December 24 2012 6:55 am

Anna Marie Wernsing, 96, of Effingham died at 11:30pm Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Lakeland Health Care Center in Effingham.

Funeral services will be 11am Saturday, December 29, at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Effingham with burial in St. Anthony Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 9 to 10:30am Saturday at Bauer Funeral Home in Effingham.  Memorials to the Alzheimer's Association.  Online condolences at 

She was born August 31, 1916 in Effingham, the daughter of August and Clara (Metten) Kenter.  She married Robert H. Wernsing on July 9, 1940 and he preceded her in death in 1978.

Survivors include a son James Wernsing and wife Jane of Effingham...a sister Gertrude Woermann of Effingham...two grandchildren Michael Wernsing and Teresa Haywood...and six great-grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her parents...her husband...a brother Robert Kenter...a sister-in-law Annie Kenter...and a brother-in-law Henry Woermann.