Viola Louise, nee Schneider, Falchetti, 85, of Glen Carbon, IL; formerly of San Francisco, CA. Born on May 15, 1931 in Lenzburg, IL; passed away on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at Meridian Village in Glen Carbon, IL.
Mrs. Falchetti was a realtor and at one time held the record for selling the most expensive home in San Francisco. She was of the Lutheran faith and regularly attended church service at Meridian Village. Viola enjoyed attending the opera and visiting museums.
She was preceded in death by her parents Emil P. and Regina C., nee Moeller, Schneider. Her husband – Henry Falchetti whom she married in 1966 in San Francisco, CA and who passed away on August, 1, 2008. Also preceded in death by five brothers and two sisters.
She is survived by her twenty three nieces and nephews whom she also considered as her children. Godchildren – Judy Wagner of Edwardsville, IL; Joan Densmore of Pocahontas, IL. Laurie Murphy of Chesterfield, MO; Kay Krebs of the Chicago, IL area; Max Vogel of Bethesda, MD. One sister – Vera Vogel of Edwardsville, IL. Two sisters-in-law – Marguerite Schneider of Oconomowoc, WI; Loraine Schneider of St. Libory, IL.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois or to the Schneider Family Cemetery.
Visitation: Friends may call at St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens, IL on Monday, May 30, 2016 from 10:00am to 11:00am.
Funeral: Services will be held at St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens, IL on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 11:00am with Rev. Ralph Laufer officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held at the Schneider Family Cemetery in Lenzburg, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.