JeanRae Emert Pilcher
Jan 21, 1931 - Jul 31, 2012
Jean Rae E. Pilcher, 81, of Sacramento, California peacefully passed away at her home on Tuesday, July 31, 2012 after a brief illness.
She was born in Peoria, IL on January 21, 1931 to Ina and Ray Emert. Jean Rae graduated from Woodruff High School in Peoria. She was married to the love of her life, Walter Richard “Dick” Pilcher who pre-deceased her as did her parents, brother Robert Emert and sister Ruth Louise Phillips.
Jean Rae was survived by 5 loving nephews & nieces: Gary (Janet) Phillips; Kenneth (Karen) Williams; Robert (Deb Ann) Emert; Sherry (Steve) Harken; Deb (Skip) Schermerhorn; 6 great nieces and nephews; 11 great-great nieces and nephews and one great-great-great niece.
There will be a private internment for immediate family followed by a Celebration of Jean Rae Pilcher’s life at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1300 N. Street, Sacramento, California 95814, at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, August 17, 2012. Reception immediately following in the Church Social Hall.
The family respectfully requests donations to WPW Jean Rae Pilcher Memorial Fund (sent to Church address) or directly to the American Cancer Society, in lieu of flowers.