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April Suzanne Rohn

April Suzanne Rohn

April Suzanne Rohn, age 39, of Quincy, died on Thursday, July 15, 2021 in her home. She was born on November 1, 1981 in Quincy, the daughter of Mark A. and Susan M. (Obert) Frericks. She married Ryan L. Rohn on April 21, 2012 in St. Anthony Catholic Church. He survives.

April graduated from Quincy Notre Dame and attended John Wood Community College. She was employed by the Quincy Public Schools as secretary to food services, then supervisor of general ed bus transportation and most recently, as secretary at Baldwin School.

She was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Parish.

April's daughter, Eleanor, husband Ryan and her entire family were everything to her. She was known for planning activities and the next trip or vacation.
Her bubbly personality and love of family and friends will always be cherished.

In addition to her husband Ryan, April is survived by her beloved daughter, Eleanor Rohn; her parents Mark and Susan Frericks; maternal grandmother Rosalie "Sis" Obert, all of Quincy.

Her sisters, Kimberly (Jason) Knotts and Ginny Lease all of Quincy;
father-in-law Roger Rohn, brother and sisters-in-law, Laura Fry and Raymond (Stacee) Rohn all of Mt. Sterling, IL.

Nieces and nephews: Brandon and Taylor Lease, Kendra (Justin) Cox, Kayla (Isaac) Walter; Courtney (Austin) Rayborn, Riley Rohn and Race Rohn; great nieces and nephews: Jase Walter; Logan Cox, Beckett Rayborn.
Many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends also survive.

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Virgil Obert, paternal grandparents, Tony and Lucille Frericks, mother-in-law, Ruby Rohn, and uncle and godfather, Bob Frericks.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 26, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, with Rev. Tom Donovan officiating. Interment will follow at St. Anthony Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. at St. Anthony Church, and Monday from 9:30 until the time of the funeral mass at the church.

Those attending April's service are asked to wear a face mask and observe distancing guidelines to protect April's Dad, Mark, who is recovering from a double-lung transplant.

Memorials may be made for Eleanor Rohn's education at St. Dominic School.

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From:
Katie Peyton
Quincy, IL
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Ryan im so sorry for your loss she was a sweet lady always had lovely smile when you seen her. She will be missed by so many and she's watching over you guys.
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KEETHA COBB
Quincy, IL
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To all of April's family I am so sorry to hear this. I'm so in shock. I can still see april and my brother when they were just young kids playing in the yard . She was a amazing person and will get greatly missed.
From:
Sarah Ruppel
Oakford, IL
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My heart, love, prayers and hugs are with you during this. I’m deeply sorry for your loss.
From:
Roger & Nancy Anderson
MOUNT STERLING, IL
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Ryan, so very sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your daughter.
From:
Jamie & Jason Parrott
Quincy, IL
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Sending our love and prayers to the Family. We are so terribly sorry for the loss of April. Holding you all in our hearts during this sad time.
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Caren Richie
Quincy, IL
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I was so saddened to hear of April's passing. I had the pleasure of working with April at the Board Office. She was such a sweet and compassionate person! Her face lit up when she spoke of her family! I will continue to keep you all in my prayers.
From:
Susan Duesterhaus
Quincy, IL
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Dear Family of April, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
From:
Deborah Fischer
Quincy, IL
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Dear Sue and Mark so sorry to hear about your sweet daughter my thoughts and prayers are with you.
From:
Laura Megown
Quincy, IL
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I am so sorry to learn of April's passing. She always had a smile on face which I will always remember!
From:
Julie Rupert
Quincy, IL
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I am so very sorry for your loss. April and I worked together when she was at the BOE. She was a bright spot in the day. She was such a fun loving person. She smiled with her entire face and it was contagious. I pray for your family as you were the light of her life
From:
Dave and Brenda Obert
Palmyra, MO
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Words can not express the sadness we feel for your families. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.
From:
Michael Duffy
Quincy, IL
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Dear Ryan and family. I am still shocked to hear about April. She had a big heart and wonderful personality. She made a difference in those she met and worked with. Sending prayers!
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Kathy (Tweedell) Hermab
Quincy, IL
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Mark and Sue, I am so sorry to hear this. Your sweet daughter was always so kind and welcoming at school. Beautiful inside and out. My prayers are with your family.
From:
Mary Reiter
Quincy, IL
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So sorry for your loss.
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Lisa Bowman
Quincy, IL
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I am at loss for words. She was the only one that made me feel welcomed at the bus barn. You were truly a funny smart caring lady. You Will be sadly missed by many. Sending healing hugs to your family in this time of need. Rip 👼
From:
Brad/Keri Bergman
Quincy, IL
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To the entire family. From ours to yours, we are so sorry for your loss. Prayers to you all.
Brad and Keri
From:
Tami Redd
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I am so very sorry for your loss. I will continue to pray that God will fill you with His love and strength in the days ahead. You have my deepest sympathies.
From:
Debbie & Rick Terwelp
Quincy, IL
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I loved her bubbly personality at school each morning and her laughter was contagious. I cannot fathom your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.🙏💕
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The Ewalts
Quincy, IL
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Mark and Sue, we have you both in our deepest prayers. We are SO sorry. Our memories of April are happy ones from QND colorguard never to be forgotten....."Toot" Jan and Casey.
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Cindy Venvertloh
Quincy, IL
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Words cannot express how much April meant to me. She was in the first class that I taught at St. Anthony. She was such a kind soul and I will forever remember her beautiful smile. Prayers go out to her wonderful family during this time of loss.
From:
Chris & Meg Benner
Quincy, IL
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Ryan, Mark, Sue, and family we were sorry to learn of April's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.
From:
Alvin and Connie Boone
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So very sorry to all for your loss. Prayers for peace and comfort in this difficult time.
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Mark and Penny Ebbing
Mt Sterling, IL
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Ryan, we are so very sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and Eleanor.