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Agnes E. Wheat

 
November 17, 1940 - July 27, 2022
 

Agnes E. Wheat, 81, of Springfield, passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2022 at Springfield Memorial Hospital. She was born November 17, 1940, in Springfield, the daughter of Theodore G. Charles, Sr. and Eileen M. (Cummings) Charles and they preceded her in death.

She is also preceded in death by five siblings.

Survivors include her daughter, Sharon Wheat and son, James Wheat, both of Springfield; grandson, Matthew Wheat of Logan, UT; two sisters, Eileen M. (Brian) Lynn of Mason City and Michelle (Mark) Bumpus of Florida; two brothers, Timothy J. Charles of Mason City and Jerry Charles of Athens; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Agnes was a resident of Springfield for most of her life. She graduated from Lanphier High School and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. Agnes was a United States Marine veteran serving from 1959–1962. She worked for Springfield Clinic for 45 years in the patient billing department.

Agnes loved reading and crossword puzzles. Above all else, she cherished each moment spent with her family.

Visitation: 3 – 5 pm, Sunday, July 31, 2022 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.

Funeral Mass: 10:30 am, Monday, August 1, 2022 at St. Joseph Church with Rev. Manuel P. Cuizon officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery where military honors will be conducted.

Memorial contributions may be made to Springfield Catholic Charities.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, July 31, 2022

Time: 03:00 pm

End Time: 05:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Monday, August 1, 2022

Time: 10:30 am

St. Joseph Catholic Church

Address:

1345 North 6th Street
Springfield, IL 62702

Cemetery Information

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to Springfield Catholic Charities.


Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, July 31, 2022

Time: 03:00 pm

End Time: 05:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Monday, August 1, 2022

Time: 10:30 am

St. Joseph Catholic Church

Address:

1345 North 6th Street
Springfield, IL 62702

Cemetery Information

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to Springfield Catholic Charities.


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