Agnes Louise Ronat
Agnes Louise Ronat, 82, Mt. Vernon, died at 9:35 a.m. July 6, 2007, at
Doctors Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Salem. She was born June 20,
1925, in Greenville, the daughter of William J. and Elsie D. (Elam)
Schell. She married Arthur A. Ronat on March 31, 1946, in Smithboro.
A funeral Mass will be held at 9 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary’s Church in
Mt. Vernon with Father Daniel Jurek officiating. Visitation will be from
5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon with a rosary
service at 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home. A graveside service will be
held at noon Tuesday at St. Lawrence Cemetery in Greenville.
Agnes is survived by her husband, Arthur A. Ronat of Mt. Vernon; two sons,
Dr. Ed Ronat and wife Teresa of Mt. Vernon and David Ronat and wife Eugenia of
St. Louis; two sisters, Nina Marie Miller and Virginia Marti and husband Vesper,
all of Greenville; three grandchildren; six stepgrandchildren; six stepgreat-
grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were her parents; one daughter, Mary Jo Ronat; and one
brother-in-law, Cornelius Miller.
Agnes was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Mt. Vernon, the American
Legion Auxiliary of Post 141, Bargain Box of Good Samaritan Auxiliary and the
Ladies’ Auxiliary to Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1376.
For those who wish, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or
Hospice of the Good Samaritan and will be accepted at the funeral home or may
be mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, Ill. 62864.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home, where you
may call 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com for further information
and to send condolences.
Source: Mount Vernon Register News
Date: July 07, 2007
Submitted by Robert W. Loman