Eula Mae Goedecke

Eula Mae Goedecke, age 82, of Pocahontas, passed away Monday, January 19, at her home. Funeral services for 82 year-old Eula Mae Goedecke will be Friday, January 23, at 11:00 a.m., in the Meridith Funeral Home in Pocahontas. Burial will be in Robinson Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday, from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. and Friday, from 8:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the First Baptist Church.

Eula Mae was born on April 6, 1932, to Abraham and Vennie (nee Williams) Wyatt in Jonesville, VA. On February 4, 1958, she married Robert Wallace Goedecke in Jonesville, VA.

She was a member of the 1st Baptist Church in Pocahontas. She was very dedicated to her church. She was a member of Royal Neighbors and Senior Citizens. She was a caregiver throughout her life. She loved her family and her flowers.

She is survived by her 5 children, Sharon (Jim) Weiss, Pocahontas, IL, Scott (Mary) Goedecke, Pocahontas, IL, Gary Goedecke, Pocahontas, IL, Sandy (Darrin) Hewitt, Pocahontas, IL, Rob (Christie) Goedecke, Collinsville, IL; 7 grandchildren, Joshua, Jesse, Nicholas, Ethan, Michael, Ryan, Samuel; 1 great grandchild, Benjamin; 1 sister, Gertie (Cecil) Allen, Virginia.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Abraham and Vennie Wyatt; her husband, Robert Wallace Goedecke (1998); 3 brothers; 1 sister; 1 niece, Hazel Kamp (Dec 28, 2014).