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Gary W. Jung of Ellis Grove

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    Gary Jung

 
updated: 6/3/2020 2:55 PM

Gary W. Jung, 69, of Ellis Grove, Illinois, passed away at 11:46 p.m. on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at St. Elizabeth's Hospital in O'Fallon, Illinois.

He was born to the late Ben H. Jr. and Luella (nee Runge) Jung on March 29, 1951 in Red Bud, Illinois.

Gary married Mary Ramsey on March 18, 1977 in Chester, Illinois, and she survives.

He was an autoworker at the Chrysler Plant in Fenton, Missouri and was also a farmer for over 31 years.

He was of the Methodist faith. Gary enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Jung of Ellis Grove; their son, Scott (Jessica) Jung of Willisville, Illinois; three siblings, Milton Jung of Altenburg, Missouri, Mason Jung of Ellis Grove and Joyce Juelfs of Red Bud; two grandchildren, Joselynn Jung and River Jung; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Gary was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Ben R. Jung.

A private funeral service will be held at Pechacek Funeral Homes in Evansville, Illinois. Burial will be at Evansville City Cemetery.

Memorials contributions can be made in Gary's memory to Family Choice. Memorials are being accepted at the Pechacek Funeral Homes in Chester.

To view this obituary and sign the register book, visit www.wpfh.net.