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Jennifer M. “Jenny” Weiland, age 12 of Ridgway, died suddenly on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 as the result of an accident.  Jenny as she liked to be called was born on January 26, 2002 in Marion, IL to Jeremiah Weiland and Rachel Lynch.  She was a 6th grader at Gallatin County Jr. High.

Jenny loved going to her church, being with her family, Swimming, Biking, Playing and really enjoyed School.  She never met a stranger always having that contagious smile when you saw her.  She loved to help people, sing at church and was very interested in crosses.  Her favorite color was Blue but loved all colors.  She enjoyed cooking, especially with her grandfather.  Jenny was a Daddy’s girl and loved to ride with him on his motorcycle.  She was a wonderful daughter, granddaughter, sister, and friend and will be missed by so many.

Jenny is survived by her parents,  Jeremiah (Gail Doss) Weiland of Harrisburg, and Rachel Lynch (Jared Back) of Ridgway.  Her sister, Samantha Lynch of Ridgway and a brother Jacob Doss along with a brother to be born in a few weeks, Alec Ray Weiland.  Grandparents, Lois and Billy Lynch of Ridgway, Deborah and Gerald Weiland of Eldorado.  Great Grandparents, Joyce and J.W. Rider and Charles and Phyllis Perry.  Many uncles aunts, and cousins.  She was also preceded in death by a grandparent, Aaron Ray Crevoisier.

Jenny’s visitation will be on Saturday, May 24, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Cox & Son Funeral Home in Ridgway.  Her funeral will immediately follow at the funeral home starting at 2:00 PM with Rev. Jared Barton officiating.  She will be laid to rest in the Westwood Cemetery in Shawneetown.

In lieu of flowers you can make a donation to help with expenses.  Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

You may leave a note of comfort to the family at www.coxandson.com

 

Online Condolences
 

From: Roger and Linda Soles   ft. worth Tx
Relationship:  family friends

We are so deeply saddened by your lose. our prayers and deepest sympathy are with you.
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: Jeffrey McDermott   Omaha
Relationship:  Family

Love you all , and we are deeply saddened by this tragedy. Love you all so much. We are here for you in your time of need. Jeff Jen Jack Nick
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: Gloria Wargel   Harrisburg
Relationship:  none

My thoughts & prayers are wIth Jenny's family & friends. My heart breaks for all. May God bless the family & give them peace & comfort!
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: Millie & Daniel Johnson   miljohns14@gmail.com
Relationship:  friend

So very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. Your daughter was a beautiful young lady.
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: Angie Davis   angiemfdavis@gmail.com
Relationship:  friend of her mother

Rachel I am so very sorry for your loss and so sorry I cannot be there during this time. My heart goes out to all of you.
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: nanette mills   nanny21@email.com
Relationship:  Friend of darrell rumseys

I am so sorry to hear about this tragedy my heart thoughts and prayers go out to the family.
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: JAN   Peoria ,Ariz
Relationship:  none

Sorry for your loss.It is hard to lose A loved one least of all a child . Just Know She is safe with GOD.and you will see Her Again .She forever be in your Heart so love Her still JAN from PEORIA
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: cindi flicker   flickercynthia
Relationship:  fb family

So deeply sorry for your loss..you don't know me.I'm a mom an grandma with a broken heart for your family. Please know my heart an prayers are with you.The angels are taking very good care of your little princess!
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: paula smith   paulasmith201222@yahoo.com
Relationship:  family friend

My prayets r with u during this tragedy.
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: Donna Holmes   dholmes3006 @sbcglobal.net
Relationship:  family friend

So sorry for your lost. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. UNC will look after her. Love Donna
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: Jeffrey taylor   deere9902@Yahoo.com
Relationship:  firefighter

I am so sorry for your loss. I was one of the firefighters there the sad day. I just wanted to let you know i am praying for you all...
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: Mr and Mrs Golden   Manito Il
Relationship:  Tourist at park

To the family and friends may u find peace in knowing that shes with Jesus. I pray that you find some kind of comfort in these hard times. We were there with you and hug you that evening. We may not be from your area but your sweet little girl holds a place in our hearts. Lots of prayers if you need anything at all just email.
Sent:  5/21/2014


From: Cathy Vaughn   Harrisburg
Relationship:  Friend

I am so sorry to learn of this accident. All of your family are in my prayers. May the Lord give you all peace and comfort at this difficult time. God Bless, Cathy
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: joni   evansville
Relationship:  friend

im so sorry for ur loss may god be with u through this tough time
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: James Wriston   coalmoal@live.com
Relationship:  Other

So sorry to hear about the loss of such a young and precious life. To the family of this young lady, you will definately be in my prayers and I rejoice with you in the fact that your daughter is now in the hands of our Heaveny Father.
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: heather torres   torres@roadrunner.. com
Relationship:  christan friend

Sorry to hear about your loss will be praying for you all
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Amy and Lily Gardner   gardneramy74@gmail.com
Relationship:  Friend

Our hearts go out to you all. I lost my sister in a tragic accident and I know the pain and grief you will all endure for years to come. May God rest her beautiful precious soul and give you strength during this difficult time. Bless you all and know that you are in our thoughts and prayers!
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Carol wolfe   Carolwolfe56@yahoo.com
Relationship:  Friend

So sorry for your loss Rachel and billy and Lois and family will be praying for you all
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Donna Cross   Wesdonna01@gmail.com
Relationship:  None

We just wanted to say that your family is in our prayers. We are so sorry for your loss
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Paula Duffy   Sacramento
Relationship:  friend

I am so sorry for your loss. God Bless you all. I grew up with Grandma Lois. I will continue to pray for all of your family.
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Sabrina Dortch Burns   Paducah
Relationship:  Old friend of Rachel

I am so sorry or your tragic loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all the family during this difficult and devastating time. May God be with you.
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Kathy   Benton, Ky
Relationship:  sad citizen

I heard of the sad news on the radio and my heart is breaking for the family and friends of this sweet girl. Everyone is in my thoughts and prayers, and may God wrap his arms around you and comfort you in your time of sorrow. Heaven has a New Angel.
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: laura   laura3201985@gmail.com
Relationship:  friend

My heart goes out to u I am so sorry for your loss. I will be keeping all of u in my prayers.
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Mary Raxworthy   Groveland
Relationship:  Gail's great-aunt

My thoughts and prayers go out to Jenny's family. She will live always in your hearts and memories. Love, Aunt Mary
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Cassie Nichols  
Relationship:  None

You are all in my thoughts and prayers. So sorry to hear about your tragic loss.
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Tim Sensney   frogfather77@gmail.com
Relationship:  friend

I am terribly sorry about the loss of such a young child. Ill pray for her family and am sending love n hope to them.
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Carrie Cummins   ccjs109@gmail.com
Relationship:  None

I am so saddened by this. As a parent, I can't imagine your sadness. I am praying for you and your family. This is such heartbreaking news.
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Venters Family   Busybee77@sbcglobal.net
Relationship:  Friend

God has you in his arms, we have you in our hearts.
Sent:  5/22/2014


From: Lora Leach & Zach Orr   Goreville,IL
Relationship:  friend

My thoughts and prayers go out to the family. May you find the strength to get through this difficult time. God Bless. Zach is going to miss playing ball, riding bikes and playing with you while he is there on the weekends. RIP Jenny
Sent:  5/23/2014


From: danielle   hopkinsbaby4@gmail.com
Relationship:  sad citzen

Iam sorry for your loss I know the pain of losing a child my prayers are with you
Sent:  5/23/2014



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