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Obituary for Genevieve Pogioli
Genevieve Pogioli 84, of Marquette Heights passed away on Thursday April 24, 2008 at Pekin Hospital. Born in Peru, IL to Michael and Kathryn Sigmund Chemeleski on April 22, 1924. She married R. Victor Pogioli in Bloomington on April 12, 1947. He preceded her in death on Nov 30, 1987 along with her daughter Victoria Beller. She is survived by her son Rex (Rita) Pogioli of Marquette Heights and her grandsons Rex III and Graham. Genevieve attended OSF St. Francis Nurses Training and was a Registered Nurse working for IPMR in Peoria and Pekin Hospital, retiring in 1989. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. A prayer service will be held at Abts Mortuary on Sunday at 1 p.m., her nephew Deacon Marty Pogioli will officiate. A private graveside service will be held with burial in Lakeside cemetery. Abts Mortuary has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.