Trudy L. Morrical, age 78, of Bourbonnais passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at Bickford of Bourbonnais. She was born August 24, 1941 in Kankakee, the daughter of Walter & Virginia (Reetz) Winter. Trudy married Gerald Morrical on February 3, 1962 at Zion Lutheran Church in Chebanse.
Trudy worked in the cafeteria at Herscher High School. She volunteered at Riverside Medical Center and at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. She enjoyed volunteering her time, baking, and traveling to Branson, MO. She loved nature, especially birds. She loved spending time with her grandchildren. They brought her lots of joy.
Trudy was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Kankakee.
Surviving are her husband, Gerald Morrical of Bourbonnais; two sons and two daughters-in-law, Todd & Lori Morrical of Kankakee and Troy & Tara Morrical of Nashville, TN; two daughters and two sons-in-law, Dawn & Duane Meyer of Bourbonnais and Christie & David Wielgus of St. Anne; eleven grandchildren, Jennifer (Dustin) Rennewanz of Manteno, Amber Morrical of Kankakee, Jacob Morrical of Kankakee, Makayla Morrical of Nashville, TN, Brigham Morrical of Nashville, TN, Mia Morrical of Nashville, TN, Brandon Meyer of Bourbonnais, Blake Meyer of Bourbonnais, David Wielgus Jr. of Bradley, Trevor (Kelli) Wielgus of Ashkum, and Tyler (Jerran) Wielgus of St. Anne; two great-grandchildren, Kaleb Behrends of St. Anne and Rogan Rennewanz of Manteno; and two brothers and two sisters-in-law, Bruce & Jeannie Winters of Sarasota, FL and Kevin & Lorrie Winters of St. Anne. Trudy is preceded in death by her parents.
Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial visitation was held from 9 am until the 11 am memorial service on Monday, January 13, 2020 at Clancy-Gernon Funeral Home in Bourbonnais. Rev. Karl Koeppen officiated. Inurnment followed at Evergreen Cemetery in Chebanse.
Memorials may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church or the family wishes.