Jerri L. Blatti

BRACEVILLE—Jerri L. Blatti (nee Swisher), 46, of Braceville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017 after a lingering illness, with her family at her side.
Jerri enjoyed riding motorcycles with Jeff or riding her own motorcycle. She enjoyed spending time with her family and especially loved when all her children could be home together, which undoubtedly turned into a house full of friends. She loved to cook and typically made way too much because you never knew when someone was stopping by. Jerri was a mother figure to so many, her revolving door was never locked and she always welcomed everyone.
She is survived by her parents, Pat and Bob Swisher; her loving husband of 23 years, Jeffrey Blatti; her children, Robert (Tammie) Blatti, Morgan Crosby and Jeffrey Blatti Jr.; her grandchildren, Ronald and Jayden Blatti; one sister, Rocky (Greg) Williams; three brothers: Richard (Gayla) Smith, Robby (Dyanna) Swisher and Roy Swisher; her paternal grandparents, Louise (Robert-deceased) Swisher; her parents-in-law, Judy (Charlie-deceased 2007) Blatti, numerous nieces and nephews and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Adelle Warriner; her grandparents and her uncle, Ronny Swisher.  
Funeral services will be Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 at 1 p.m.. at Forsythe Gould Funeral Home, 507 S. State St. (Rt. 52), Manhattan, IL. Visitation will be the same day from 10 a.m. until the time of service.
Interment will be at Manhattan Center Cemetery, Manhattan.
Family and friends may visit her tribute wall at
Forsythe Gould Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.