Faye Amelia, nee Conn, Weilmuenster, 93, of Marissa, IL; born on April 25, 1924 on Lopez Island, WA; passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at the New Athens Home for the Aged in New Athens, IL.
Mrs. Weilmuenster was a homemaker. She was a member of St. Peter United Church of Christ. Faye also belonged to the Marissa Senior Center and the Liverpool Rum Group of Marissa. She enjoyed gardening flowers and quilting.
She was preceded in death by her parents – Ralph and Amy, nee Gallanger, Conn. Her husband – Woodrow Weilmuenster whom she married on December 16, 1944 in Lewiston, ID and who passed away on June 13, 1997. One brother – Garner Conn.
She is survived by her children – Sally (Larry) McBride of Marissa, IL; Nancy (David) Groff of Mascoutah, IL; Pat (Wayne) Laramore of Sparta, IL; Rick (Diane) Weilmuenster of New Athens, IL. Nine grandchildren – Kendra (Alan) Deterding; Tressa (Chris) Hill; Angela (Rodney) Menard; Mike (Jennifer) Groff; Amy (Tim) Price; Aaron (Shayna) Laramore; Tara (Dean) Brueggemann; Chad (Teresa) Weilmuenster; Blake Weilmuenster. Fifteen great-grandchildren – Keely Deterding; Brennen Deterding; Aubrey Hill; Riley Menard; Austin Menard; Madelyn Groff; Gavin Groff; Will Price; Jake Price; Kaleb Laramore; Addison Laramore; Colin Brueggemann; Jase Brueggemann; Kyra Weilmuenster; Ty Weilmuenster. One brother – Merton Conn of Renton, WA. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.heilschuessler.com.
Memorials may be made to Marissa Senior Center of St. Peter United Church of Christ
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Thursday, November 16, 2017 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm and at St. Peter United Church of Christ in Lenzburg, IL on Friday, November 17, 2017 from 10:00am to 11:00am.
Funeral: Services will be held at St. Peter United Church of Christ in Lenzburg, IL on Friday, November 17, 2017 at 11:00am with Rev. Bob Coffey officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held at St. Peter United Church of Christ Cemetery in Lenzburg, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.