Verna Vogel, 95, of Pana, died Friday, July 8, 2011 in her residence.
She was born September 14, 1915 in Manito, IL, the daughter of Bert & Gertrude (White) Hinrichs, deceased. She was a graduate of Peoria Central High School and Browns Business College in Peoria. She has been raised in Speer, IL and had lived in Pekin, until moving to Pana in 1996. Verna was a teletype operator for what now is known as Smith Barney, retiring in 1970 after 25 years. She attended the Presbyterian Church in Pana.
Verna married Vernon Vogel and he preceded her in death.
She is survived by her daughter: Theresa Warren & husband David, Oconee, IL; two grandchildren: Wendy Warren and Timothy Warren & wife Katy, all of Pana, IL; special friends & caregivers: Joan Bauer & Renee Mundy.
Funeral services will be Monday, July 11, 2011 in McCracken-Dean Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Marilyn Rauch officiating. Burial will be in Rosemond Grove Cemetery, Rosamond. Friends may call Monday, July 11, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. until service time in McCracken-Dean Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Pana Community Hospital Foundation, 101 E. Ninth St., Pana, IL 62557.