Mildred G. "Teeny" Fleck
Mildred “Teeny” G. Fleck, of Riverton, died after a long difficult battle with ovarian cancer, surrounded by her family at home, Friday, June 13, 2014. She was born January 16, 1940 in Dawson, IL to Richard Roger and Mildred Grace Workman Neale. She married Frederick B. Fleck, Sr., April 14, 1958 in Ft. Lewis, Washington. Her parents and one sister Mary Ann Dash preceded her in death.
Survivors include her spouse Frederick Fleck; three children Fred (Angela) Fleck, Jr. ; Tina (Raymond) Strawkas both of Buffalo; Falon (Jimmy) Britz of Dawson; six grandchildren Olivia, Fred III, Colvin, Jimmy IV, Raymond III and Ella; five sisters Edna Peters of Springfield; June Fuess of Decatur; Sue Hollingworth of Decatur; Ruth Tennyson of Utah; Nancy Sercay of Decatur; two brothers Richard Neale of Decatur; Robert Neale, whom she raised, wife Linda and their children Daniella and Vincent Neale whom she raised; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was a member of St. James Church, a homemaker and helped her husband farm. Teeny enjoyed gambling, charity work, gardening and travelling with her husband.
Visitation: 4-7 p.m., Thursday, June 19, 2014 at St. James Church in Riverton.
Funeral Mass: 10 a.m., Friday, June 20, 2014 at St. James Church in Riverton with Reverend Raphael Paul DeMoreno officiating.
Burial will be in Taylor Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ovarian Cancer Research.