Barbara “Barb” Jagodzinski, 62, of Riverton, died on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at HSHS St. John’s Hospital.
She was born on May 8, 1957, in LaSalle, to John and Margaret (Gibney) Stoetzel and they preceded her in death. She married Ron Jagodzinski October 13, 1979 and he survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Megan Jagodzinski of Lawrenceville and Melissa Jagodzinski of Sherman; one son, Matthew Jagodzinski of Batesville, Ark.; six sisters, Nancy (Daniel) Knox of Golden Valley, Minn., Mary Bowie of Oglesby, Dr. Margaret Judge of Spring Valley, Jean Pfalzgraf of Arlington Heights, Lori (Robert Vaseleski) Stoetzel of Plymouth, Minn. and Pat (Sam) Tibbetts of Maine; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Barb was a resident of Riverton most of her life. She belonged to St. James Catholic Church in Riverton, where she enjoyed to volunteer. She was a member of Ladies Auxiliary at Knights of Columbus Marian Council 3914 in Riverton. She worked at Tri-City Elementary School as an Administrative Assistant for 20 years.
Visitation was Sunday, February 2, 2020 at Staab Funeral Home – Sherman.
Funeral Mass was Monday, February 3, 2020 at St. James Catholic Church in Riverton, with Reverend Raphael Paul DeMoreno officiating. Burial followed at Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU.