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Lois Habermann

Lois Habermann

Lois Imogene, nee Deppe, Habermann, 90, of Freeburg, IL; born on February 8, 1927 in Percy, IL; passed away on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at Freeburg Care Center in Freeburg, IL. Mrs. Habermann was the laundry manager at the Freeburg Care Center. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens, IL. She was a member of the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League. Lois was an avid gardener and loved growing flowers and vegetables.

She was preceded in death by her parents – Henry and Gertrude, nee Snider, Deppe. Her husband – Clarence Habermann whom she married on August 27, 1946 and who passed away on December 14, 2009. One daughter – Donna Weatherford. One son-in-law – Bob Hargrove. One brother-in-law – Earl Sternberg and 1 grandson – Christopher Lee Key.

Lois is survived by her children – Robert (Elaine) Habermann of Warner Robbins, GA; Rudy (Carol) Habermann of Simpsonville, SC; Gail Hargrove of Freeburg, IL; Janet (Jeff) Kenney of Freeburg, IL; Roger (Christi) Habermann of Sturgis, SD. Numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Two sisters – Vera Sternberg of Steeleville, IL; Lola Mae (Roy) Fischer of Vandalia, MO.

Memorials may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church or to Family Hospice.

Condolences to the family may be expressed online at

Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Friday, September 8, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and at St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens, IL on Saturday, September 9, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m..

Funeral: Services will be held at St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens, IL on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. John Lukomski officiating.

Interment: Burial will be held in the Percy Village Cemetery in Percy, IL.

Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.

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  1. Administrator says:

    I hope memories of Lois and the love of family surround you and give you strength in the days ahead.

    Posted by: Cheryl Russow – Bentonville, AR – Family Sep 06, 2017

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