Juanita M. Bilbruck, age 81 of Mansfield Texas, formerly of Carlinville, died February 9, 2020 at Mansfield Medical Lodge in Mansfield, Texas. She was born on September 10, 1938, in Carlinville a daughter of William Lewis and Mildred (Bangert) Angelo.
She attended Southern Illinois University until she moved to California and later attended Dallas Baptist College and graduated with a bachelor of arts in 1992. Juanita was a Certified Professional Secretary and was a private pilot. She worked in various positions for the U.S. Government in various positions, as the executive secretary for the CEO at the First National Bank of Midland Texas, and then worked as an executive secretary to Marvin Sloman at Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal, L.L.P in Dallas before retiring in 2015.
Juanita was a Christian and member of Mansfield Baptist Church in Mansfield, Texas.
She had two sons, Kent William of Fort Worth, Texas, and Bret Dean. She is also survived by her brother, Del (Elaine) Angelo of Jacksonville, Florida; granddaughter, Melinda (Gary) Bilbruck Meek; four grandsons, Zachary (Angela) Bilbruck, Rob (Julie) Bilbruck, and Joseph Heckler; and 12 great grandchildren and numerous cousins.
In addition to her son Bret who died at birth in 1959, she was preceded in death by her parents.
Juanita chose to be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date with her internment at Charity Cemetery in Carlinville. Memorials may be made to Larry Reinhold Rainbow Bible Ranch (14676 Lone Tree Rd, Sturgis, SD 57785, phone 605-923-6056, and website RainbowBibleRanch.org). Davis-Anderson Funeral Home Carlinville in charge of arrangements.