Deborah Wilson-Rundell, 61, of Kimberling City, Mo., formerly of O’Fallon, born Aug. 2, 1953, passed away peacefully after a four-year battle with colon cancer Saturday, March 7, with her family surrounding her.
Debbie graduated from O’Fallon Township High School in 1972. From 1970-1977 she was a member of the Lincoln Trail Riders Horse Club. From 1982-85, she wrestled with the Southern Illinois Slammers Mud Wrestling team. She was also a member of the Elks Club 2505 in Kimberling City. Debbie and her husband Larry ran a very successful bar and grill, “Rundy’s Hideout,” in Kimberling City.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Tracy Wilson, Jr., and Helen, nee Miller, Wilson; sister, Cathy Blankenship; husband, Larry Rundell; and nephew Ryan Blankenship.
Surviving are her sons, Chad (Nichole) Connor of Belleville and Brian Connor of Belleville; Larry’s children, Chris (Amy) Rundell and Michele (Tim) Mowery; sister, Tammy Wilson-Lane of Kimberling City, Mo.; nephews, Aaron Blankenship and Dustin Burgert; and niece, Crystal (Scott) Konrad. Also surviving are grandchildren, Sarah (Curtis) Brown, Kaylah Odem, Brennan and Caiden Mowery and Cyler and Cavin Rundell; and grand-nephew, Landon Konrad.
In lieu of flowers and other gifts, memorials may be made to a charity of choice. Please sign the guestbook at www.wfh-ofallon.com.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday, March 13, at Wolfersberger Funeral Home, 102 West Washington St., O’Fallon.
Wolfersberger Funeral Home will handle the arrangements.