Rhonda F. Richvalsky, 59


Rhonda Faye Richvalsky, 59, of Gillespie, died on Friday, June 17, 2022, at 4 p.m. at HSHS St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.

Visitation will be held Saturday, June 25, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie. Memorial services will follow, beginning at 12 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be held at Gillespie Cemetery.

Ms. Richvalsky was born Dec. 5, 1962, in Carlinville, to Frederick and Judith (Moore) Burch. 

She enjoyed camping, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren.

Ms. Richvalsky is survived by her companion of 26 years, John “Huck” Elvers; children, Tonya (Ryan) Nolan of Staunton, Cody (fiancee Cayla) Burch of Wilsonville, William (Samantha) Wolfe of Litchfield and Nikki (Nick) Holtschulte of Hillsboro; 14 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and siblings, Karen (Pete) Clark of Standard City, Sondra (Mike) Smith of Gillespie and Fred (companion Missy Daniels) Burch of Delhi.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Leonard Burch.

Memorials may be directed to the donor’s choice.

Online condolences to the family may be left at www.kravanyafuneral.com.