Gaynelle C. Ronnenberg, 94, of Sparta, formerly of Steeleville, IL, passed away at 11:18 p.m. on Tuesday, June 15, 2010 at the Sparta Community Hospital. She was born on February 1, 1916 in Percy, IL to the parents of Thomas and Ruth Buescher. She married Herman Ronnenberg and he preceeds her in death. She was a member of the Wesley United Methodist Church in Percy, and worked for the Gilster-Mary Lee Corporation.
She is survived by one daughter Janet Talley of Phoenix, AZ, one son Marvin Church of Colona, IL, eight Grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, infant daughter, 1 granddaughter and four sisters.