Juanita Gusentine

Jul 19th, 1924 - Nov 4th, 2019


Herrin City Cemetery

Fri, Nov. 8th, 2019 11:00 A.M.

Juanita Gusentine

Juanita Gusentine, age 95, formerly of Herrin died on Monday, November 4, 2019 at Aperion HealthCare, Bradley, Illinois.

Juanita Gusentine was born in Stonefort, Illinois on July 19, 1924, the daughter of Leo and Flossie (Gunter) Lauderdale.  She married Pedro H. Gusentine on October 17, 1978 in Chicago, Illinois.  He preceded her in death on September 25, 2000.

Juanita attended and was a member of Bryan St. Baptist Church in Herrin, Illinois.

Juanita worked as an assembly worker for Sunbeam Electric Company in Chicago, Illinois for 35 years before her retirement.

Survivors include:

Granddaughter- Anita (John) Hayes of Manteno, Illinois

Grandson- James (Dawn) Barnes of Sheridan, Illinois

Great grandson- Matthew (Kelly) Barnes of Brook, Indiana

Two great great grandchildren- Kaylee Barnes and Hunter Barnes

Juanita is preceded in death by her parents, husband and daughter and son-in-law; Joann (Everett) Barnes

The graveside service will be held at Herrin City Cemetery at 11:00 A.M. on  Friday, November 8, 2019.  Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Bryan Street Baptist Church of Herrin, Illinois.  Envelopes will be available and accepted at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home, 201 S 13th Street, Herrin, Illinois 62948.

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5 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Karen Kozarewicz

    From: Orland Park, Illinois

    Date: November 6, 2019

    Anita and family,

    So sorry to hear about the loss of your grandmother. You have taken such good care of her over the past years. She was lucky to have you as a great loving granddaughter. You have been by her side for so long. Cherish all of your wonderful happy memories together.

  • Guest: Jennifer Frazier

    From: Collinsville , Illinois

    Date: November 6, 2019

    My thought and prayers for peace within your family during your loss.

  • Guest: Vera Vancil Mooney

    From: Jackson, Mississippi

    Date: November 6, 2019

    RIP- Dear Lady

    A friend of JoAnn & Everett

  • Guest: Gail Barnett

    From: Plainfield, Illinois

    Date: November 7, 2019

    So sorry to hear about the loss of your grandmother. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • Guest: Ann Herbert

    From: Tinley Park, IL, Illinois

    Date: November 8, 2019

    My deepest sympathy for the loss of your grandmother. She was blessed to have you with her in her final years. Know she is at peace and comfort with those who past before her. You and your family are in my prayers.