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 www.heilschuessler.com
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.