Wanda E. Bogenpohl, 80, of St. Elmo, and formerly of Vandalia and Lenzburg, Ill., and Lake Wales, Fla., died at 4:03 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
Mrs. Bogenpohl was born on Aug. 24, 1930, in Vandalia, the daughter of Louwis F. and Mabel L. Emerick Ulbricht. She married Norman G. “Bogie” Bogenpohl on Dec. 17, 1966; he preceded her in death.
Graveside services will be held at 2:30 a.m. on Tuesday at Paradise Cemetery in Steeleville. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m.-noon at Kessel Funeral Home in St. Elmo. Memorials: Shriners’ Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Online condolences may be made at www.KesselFH.com.
She is survived by a son, Robert Cox Sr. and his wife Barbara of St. Elmo.