Alice K., nee Pflasterer, Weilmuenster; 91; of Marissa, IL; born December 8, 1920 in Marissa, IL; passed away on Thursday, June 28, 2012 at Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL.
Mrs. Weilmuenster was a homemaker and a very devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother. She was a member of Friedens United Church of Christ and volunteered at the Sonshine Corner . She enjoyed spending many hours at the Marissa Senior Citizens Center and was an avid card and bingo player.
She is preceded in death by her parents George and Lena, nee Erb, Pflasterer. Her husband Levi Weilmuenster whom she married on July 18, 1943 and who passed away on October 4, 2006. One brother – Clarence Pflasterer. One sister – Florence Sauerwein.
She is survived by a son – Paul Weilmuenster of Marissa, IL. Two daughters – Kathy (Richard) Heil of Belleville, IL; Diane (Rick) Cox of Hamburg, PA. Seven grandchildren – Shawn (Julie) Weilmuenster; Lisa (Ron) Miller; Mindy (David) Schneidewind; Brian Heil; Beth Heil; Amanda (Scott) Bachman; Jordan (Carly) Cox. Eleven great grandchildren. One great-great grandchild. And many nieces and nephews.
Visitation: Friends may call at the Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Sunday, July 1, 2012 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm and on Monday, July 2, 2012 from 9:00am to 10:00am.
Funeral: Services will be held at the Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Monday, July 2, 2012 at 10:00am with Rev. Gail Geisel officiating.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Friedens United Church of Christ or to the Marissa Senior Citizens Center.
Interment: Burial will be held at the Marissa Township Cemetery in Marissa, IL.