Virginia Quandt (91) of Altamont


Published on March 7 2013 10:49 am

M. Virginia "Ginny" Quandt, 91, of Altamont, Illinois died at 5:40 a.m. Thursday, March 7, 2013 at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital, Effingham.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 10 at Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont with Rev. Clayton Vail officiating. Burial will follow at Bethlehem Lutheran Church Cemetery, Altamont. Visitation will be from noon until service time at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Lutheran Care Center Heart to Heart.

Ginny was born on Friday, January 13, 1922 in Altamont to Louis R. and Frances (Kuhns) Roedell. She married Henry E. Quandt on June 7, 1941 and he preceded her in death in 1996. She was a homemaker and assisted on the family farm. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Effingham County Home Extension and Illinois Farmers Union.

She is survived by her sons; Larry (Peg) Quandt of Altamont, Henry L. Quandt of Mason; her daughters; Gloria (Lyle) Buzzard of St. Elmo and Sandy (Jon) Otterson of Madison, WI; her brother, Louis R. (Ruth) Roedell of Mt. Horeb, WI, her sisters; Colleen Maslowski of Zion, Elaine DeLuca of Sebring, FL and Pat Benton of Double Springs, AL, her ten grandchildren; Tina (Dave) Riggle, Lynn (Brian) Woodard, Sean Mackin, Ryan (Michelle) Mackin, J.R. (Tara) Quandt, Jennifer (Kevin) Wendling, Dean (Sandy) Buzzard, Mindy (Shane) Healy, Elizabeth (Tony) Evans and Suzanne (Chad) Head and 16 great grandchildren and 3 step great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter, Karen Mackin, brother, Lawrence Roedell, sister, Yvonne Fuesting and granddaughter, Annette Otterson.