Teresa Ann Schwalb, 58, of Marissa, IL; born on October 9, 1959 in Belleville, IL; passed away on Sunday, December 10, 2017 at Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL.
Teresa was a registered nurse. She was a member of the Marissa Presbyterian Church and was very devoted to her Christian faith. Teresa felt that it was important to serve others which led her into nursing and she also spent the last several years caring for her mother.
She was preceded in death by her parents – John and Evelyn, nee Laumbattus, Schwalb. 2 brothers – David John Schwalb and Robert Mark Schwalb who died in infancy.
She is survived by one brother – James (Laura) Schwalb of Dubuque, IA. Three sisters – Jean Macke of Marissa, IL, Laurie Schwalb of Chicago, IL, and Mary (Troy) Snyder of Chillicothe, IL. Also survived by nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.heilschuessler.com.
Memorials may be made to the Marissa Presbyterian Church or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Visitation: Friends may call at St. Agatha Catholic Church in New Athens, IL on Friday, December 15, 2017 from 9:00am to 10:00am.
Funeral: A service of remembrance will be held during the funeral mass of her mother, Evelyn Schwalb, on Friday, December 15, 2017 at 10:00am with Rev. James Ryan officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Freeburg, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.