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:
- Loving husband: Warren “Bud” Waeltz
- whom she married on May 27, 1961
- Parents: Livingston L. and Anna L, nee Farmer, Wallace
- Blanche Neff
- Lucille Mitze
- Delow Fruth
- Brother: Charles Wallace
- Cindy Sue Waeltz, who resides at Choate Mental Health Center in Anna, IL
- Nancy Anne (Don) Knapp of Belleville, IL
- Grandson: Alexander (Cassie) Knapp of McPherson, KS
- Granddaughter: Allison Knapp (Bruno Borda) of Belleville, IL
- Great-grandson: Paxton Knapp
- Many special nieces, nephews, cousins
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.