Born: December 18, 1938 - Deceased: May 8, 2023
Alice A. Waeltz, nee Wallace, 84, of Belleville, IL, born Sunday, December 18, 1938, in Marissa, Illinois, passed away Monday, May 8, 2023 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL surrounded by her family.
Alice was a retired supervisor for Mallinckrodt Medical Equipment in New Athens, IL. She attended St. Matthew Church in Belleville, IL. She was a loving caretaker in the nursery during MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) program, member of Christian Rockers Sunday School Class and the New Life Club, holding an office of “Sunshine Club” for many years, where she would send out get well and sympathy cards to members and their families. Alice and husband, Bud enjoyed many years of camping at Carlyle Lake and made some special friends. In retirement, they took many vacations, spanning the nation from one coast to another.
She was preceded in death by her:
Special Thanks: Many thanks to University Rehab & Nursing Home during a recent stay and the medical team at Memorial Hospital in Belleville.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Matthew New Life Club or St. Matthew Children’s Ministry.
Visitation: Visitation from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Saturday, May 13, 2023 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 pm, Saturday, May 13, 2023 at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Rev. Doug Stewart and Rev. Larry Patton officiating. Interment will follow at Valhalla Gardens of Memory in Belleville, IL.
Live Stream: Her service may be viewed starting at 11:50 am through the Kurrus website live stream link.
Our deepest condolences on the passing of Alice. She was a very special lady and a beloved member of our family community. Prayers for you and your family.
So very sorry for the loss in the family for now….right now she’s with JESUS and probably hasn’t stopped smiling!
Sorry that I have to work on Saturday or I would be there. Praying for comfort for the family
Alice was the most selfless person I’ve ever met. Through the difficult times she’s had these last years, Alice kept her sense of humor, and joy of life. Alice’s love for her family was always at the forefront. Rest in peace Alice…..
My sincere condolences thoughts and prayers Alice was such a sweet amazing woman!! I will miss her dearly
I will be going out of town Saturday to celebrate my great-granddaughter’s first birthday. I am so sorry to miss Alice’s service. She was such a dear, sweet person, so faithful to her family, church and friends. She is missed, but may she be having a great celebration in heaven with those who have gone before. My deepest sympathy to all who mourn.
I am so sorry to hear this. Alice was such a special lady. Heaven is rejoicing. Prayers for your family. Love you all
Sorry for your loss. Prayers to family and friends
So sorry for your loss. Alice was a sweet lovable person Prayers for family
I am so sorry for your loss. She was the most beautiful, thoughtful, caring mother and grandmother imaginable. I will cherish the memory of picking out candle names and scents, or random project she outsourced to me to figure out for your gifts and just how fun she was wanting to celebrate all of you. She will be so missed by so many. Heaven surly gained a Saint for us to meet again. Sending out love and prayers.
My thoughts and prayers are with Nancy and her family. Please make sure to take care of yourself now. Sometimes in our grief, we forget that.
So sorry to hear about Alice. She was a sweetheart & will be greatly missed. God bless you guys.
I’m so very sorry for your loss, Nancy. Keeping you and your family in my prayers during this difficult time.
Very sorry to hear of your loss! Alice was class of 57 ,we were 58′ My brother was her class mate,Dr Howard Johnson. We had so much fun in those HS yrs. Always treasure our friendship! Our prayers n hugs to you n the family 🙏
I am so sorry to hear this news of your Mothers passing. Sending healing prayers and comfort during this tough time. “I recall how much time you two spent together. You were virtually inseparable. May all your wonderful memories comfort you during this heartbreaking time.”
I am so sorry for your loss but happy for heavens gain. She was always so sweet and thoughtful. She will truly be missed.
Nancy I’m very sorry for the loss of your Mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this very difficult time.