Karly Ann Pearce, 6, of Chatham ascended to heaven Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018 in Rockford.
She was born June 25, 2011 in Springfield, the daughter of Ryan and Kimberly Tegeler Pearce.
Karly was a 1st grader at Glenwood Elementary School. She loved school, dance class, and the Chicago Cubs. She played the piano and loved swimming. She was a hard worker, loved reading, writing and learning. She enjoyed going to Sunday school and reading the Bible. She loved and cared for everyone. She was a great big sister and looked up to by her sister, Reagan.
Surviving are her parents, Ryan and Kim; one sister, Reagan; grandparents, Bob and Gayle Tegeler and Danny and Jackie Pearce; several great aunts and great uncles, aunts and uncles, and cousins.
Visitation will be from 3pm till 7pm, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018 at Real Life Church, 2701 Hermitage Rd, Springfield. Additional visitation will be from 9am till time of services at 10am, Tuesday at the church with Pastor Clint Cook officiating. Burial will be in Horse Creek Cemetery, Pawnee.
Memorial may be made to the Karly Pearce Memorial Fund at UCB (United Community Bank).