Bernitta T. Wagner, 85 of Morrisonville passed away on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 7:29 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
She was born on June 14, 1928 at Beardstown; the daughter of James Henry and Hazel Sofie (Dotzert) Vincent. Bernitta worked most of her life as a healthcare provider. She was a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Beardstown. She enjoyed playing bingo, sewing, needle point, quilts, cooking, traveling and most of all her grandchildren.
Survivors include: Son, Wesley (Mary Ann) Newbern of Beardstown, IL; daughters, Patricia (Dan) Casper of Springfield, IL, Paula Wilson of Alexander, IL and Vickie (Chris) Oller of Morrisonville, IL; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother, Harold Vincent of Beardstown, IL; and three nieces. She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Sally Farwell; brother, Robert Junior Vincent and an infant granddaughter.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Perfetti Funeral Home in Morrisonville with Pastor Chad Foster officiating. Burial will follow at Morrisonville Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Perfetti Funeral Home.
Perfetti Funeral Home in Morrisonville is in charge of arrangements.