Rhonda Politsch Obituary – Death: Funeral Service
Rhonda J. Politsch of Sublette died on August 29, 2021 at the age of 62. Rhonda was born February 18, 1959, in Mendota, to William and Shirley Politsch. She graduated from Mendota High School 1977 and went on to Illinois Valley Community College. In 1979, she began her 42-year career in banking with Sublette Farmers State Bank, later becoming Pioneer State Bank. She served with the Sublette Business Association and Sublette Fire Protection District.
Rhonda was passionate about animals, and devoted much of her time competing with her dogs in agility competitions and obedience training. She is survived by her mother, Shirley Politsch of Mendota; two sisters, Sherri Politsch of Mendota and Michelle (Jim) Vance of York, Pennsylvania; one brother, Roger Politsch; and two nephews, Peyton Vance and Jackson Vance.
Cause of Death
Politsch was found dead on Saturday morning when she had gone searching for her lost pet. After she failed to show up, search teams scouted the area where she was last seen and found her dead.
Funeral Service and visitation
Visitation will be Thursday, September 2, 2021 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota. There will be no services, and burial will be private at a later date.