Rosalie Bersig

EFFINGHAM – Rosalie A. Bersig, 84, passed away at 9:45 a.m. Friday (Jan. 15, 2016) at her home in Effingham.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, at Bauer Funeral Home in Effingham, with burial in Windsor Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, her family has requested that donations be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. Online condolences may be left at

Rosalie was born on March 24, 1931, in Jerseyville, the daughter of Orval and Jewell (Rose) Baker. She was a daycare provider for many years.

Rosalie is survived by her son, Steve Bersig of Seattle, Wash.; five daughters, Carol (Roger) Behrens of Rantoul, Debbie Bersig of Champaign, Linda (Rick) Seager of Arvada, Colo., Janet (Terry) Charles of Champaign and Peggy (Lola) Bersig of Champaign; sister, Marilyn Pruemer of Effingham; sister-in-law, Darlene Baker of Effingham; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Rosalie was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Gary Baker; sister, Betty Rhodes; and brother-in-law, Jerry Pruemer.

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