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Alice Joan Wellman

Alice Joan Wellman

Alice Joan Wellman passed away peacefully on May 20th 2020 in St.Louis MO. She was born Alice Joan Goodpaster on June 22nd 1933 to Chester and Helen Goodpaster.

Alice was a graduate of Notre Dame High School in Quincy IL. She was an accomplished violinist and played with the Quincy Symphony Orchestra. She was previously employed at Moorman Manufacturing. On January 26th 1957 she married John H Wellman her husband of 55 years. She was a devoted wife and mother who cherished her family and sisters. She was a devote Catholic and a faithful servant of the Lord. Alice was an avid reader and loved opera music, especially Andrea Bocelli.

Alice is survived by six children, Cindy (Dexter) Drerup, Beth Daniels, Jane Capshaw, Sue Myracle, Sherry Partin, John C. Wellman and eleven grandchildren, Courtney (Patrick) Dixon, Danny (Cecilia) Drerup, Ashley (Blaine) Leslie, Ricky Daniels, Alex Daniels, Chuck (Danielle) Capshaw, Hayley (Seth) Harrison, Amanda Myracle, Jordyn Myracle, Alecia (Wyatt) Lowe, Zac Partin, 5 great-grandchildren, and sisters, Elaine Yeager, Jeanne (Bob) Dolph, Barbara (Terry) Lewis, Sara Bittorf and Toni (Terry) Tully.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, and her sisters Emily Roberts, Helen Amburn and Judy Leonard.

Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, there will be a private Mass of Christian Burial at St. Francis Catholic Church for Alice. Interment will take place at Sunset Cemetery. The family wishes to thank all their friends and family for their love and support during this time. Please be with us in prayer and feel free to send a card or note to the family directly or through the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to the American Heart Association.
The Duker & Haugh Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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From:
Pam Essary
Little Rock, AR
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Peace be with you all! Pam and Bryan
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April Payne Brock
Sikeston, MO
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Beth and Sherry, so sorry for the loss of your mother. Prayers for peace and healing for your families.
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Vicki Weaver
Germantown, TN
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Jane - Love you bunches! Thinking of you and your family . ❤️
From:
Laura Tetley Todd
Collierville, TN
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Thinking of the Wellman family during this difficult time. Cherish the sweet family memories...
From:
Sharon Shoup
Bloomfield, MO
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God be with you all during this sad time rejoice to know that your mother is with him prayers for you all♥️
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Ricky & Brenda Birdwell
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We’re so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers.
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Christy (Mayfield) Taylor
Sharpsburg, GA
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I pray that our Lord brings your family the much-needed peace during this time. Alice was a beautiful soul, full of love & faith. She ascended to heaven to be closer to God & will be with you always. My deepest sympathy to all the Wellman & Goodpaster families.