Megan Marie Sergeant, age 26, of McHenry, died Friday, November 20, 2020, at St. Alexius Medical Center, following injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Megan was born August 7, 1994, in Hoffman Estates to John David and Georgene Barbara (Hefner) Sergeant. She received her B. S. Degree in Child Development from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb. Megan enjoyed playing soccer and also serving as a referee. She loved sand, surf and sun–the beach, and she absolutely adored children.
Megan was good-natured and very outgoing. When with people, Megan made her presence known with her laugh and humorous manner. Her beautiful smile would brighten up any room she was in.
She is survived by her parents of McHenry; her sister, Emma Sergeant; her paternal grandmother, Dolores Sergeant; two uncles, Ronald (Cheryl) Hefner and Leonard (Sue) Hefner; and many loving cousins.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, George and Dolores Hefner, and by her paternal grandfather, William Sergeant.
A memorial visitation will take place from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Friday, December 4, 2020 at the Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, IL 60050. The memorial service will be at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
In accordance with public gathering restrictions, attendees are expected to wear a mask and observe social distancing. The funeral home staff will monitor capacity limits and allow up to 10 people in at a time.
For information, please call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends and loved ones may share memories of Megan on her tribute wall.