Heather L. Bardsley, 42, of Grafton, passed away at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 10, 2016, in Jersey County.
She was born Dec. 30, 1973, in Alton, the daughter of John and Lavada (Oschmann) Bardsley.
Survivors include her mother, Lavada Bardsley of Bethalto; one brother, Jason Bardsley of Bethalto; her father and stepmother, John and Patti Bardsley of St. Jacob; one daughter, Abbey Halley of Grafton; her companion, Josh Halley of Grafton; his parents, Vince and Kathy Halley of Bethalto; her sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Melissa and Doug Kauffman of Bethalto; her niece, Journey Kauffman of Bethalto; her paternal grandma, Rose Bardsley of Edwardsville; two aunts, Marie Grigg and her husband, Richard, of East Alton and Charlene Melton of Idaho; two uncles, John Oschmann of Minnesota and Tom Oschmann of East Alton; several cousins and many other extended family and friends.
Heather was employed as a waitress at King Louie’s in Wood River. She loved festivals and being outdoors.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Charles and Eileen Oschmann; her paternal grandpa, John Bardsley Sr.; and a cousin, Charles Grigg.
In celebration of her life, memorial visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 20, 2016, at Pitchford Funeral Home in Wood River. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 21, 2016, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Abbey Halley Memorial Fund in care of Lavada Bardsley and will be accepted at the funeral home.
Online guestbook available at www.pitchfordfuneralhome.com.