Virginia Louise Wood Deischer

February 18, 1936December 13, 2011

Virginia Louise Deischer, 75 of rural West Salem, IL, passed away at 12:30pm on Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.

Louise was born February 18, 1936 in Wabash County, Illinois. Her parents were Paul and LaVera (Rogers) Wood. She married Robert Neil Deischer on May 24, 1954, he survives. She was employed as a secretary with the Edwards County School District for 38 years. She was a member of the Little Wabash United Methodist Church and the United Methodist Women.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Robert of rural West Salem, one son; David and his wife Julie of Cary, Illinois and the two loves of her life, her grandchildren Robert and Emily. Other survivors include two sisters; Pauline (Roy) Hixon of Claremont, IL and Imogene (Fred) Hinterscher of Noble, IL, brother; Ronnie (Kathy) Wood of Spring Hill, TN, and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother; Roger Wood.

Funeral service will be Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at 10:00AM at the Ingram Funeral Home in West Salem, IL. Visitation will be Friday, December 16th, 2011 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM at Ingram Funeral Home in West Salem. Burial will be in Little Wabash Cemetery west of West Salem, IL.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Little Wabash Cemetery.


  • Funeral Service Saturday, December 17, 2011

Virginia Louise Wood Deischer

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Kristi Wesner Nosek

December 17, 2011

Praying for you to find peace and comfort during your time of grief. Louise will be dearly missed.

Anita Couts

December 17, 2011

A caring, beautiful person who will be missed by her family and the community

John/Mary Lou Keener

December 16, 2011

Bob and family,

Sorry to hear of Louises death, she was a good lady and enjoyed being
around her during her work at the schools. God Bless.
John and Mary Lou Keener

John Dickow and Family

December 16, 2011

David, During this difficult time, know that you and your family are in our prayers.

Tami Hess

December 16, 2011

I am so sorry for your loss. Your family is in my prayers.

Lucy Earhart

December 16, 2011

You all have our deepest sympathy. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you strength during this time of sorrow.

Love, David, Lucy, Holly and Haley Earhart

Julie Mitchell-Henshaw

December 15, 2011

I was so saddened to hear of Louise's death. She was one of my fondest memories of WSGS.

Joelle Strzelecki

December 15, 2011

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.

Bob & Pat Halterman

December 15, 2011

You have our sincere sympathy during this sad time. Louise was a fine lady.