Born: November 13, 1946 - Deceased: May 19, 2022
A wife, a mother, a manager, animal lover, and friend to all, Alice E. Halgas, nee Crum, 75, of Shiloh, IL, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2022, at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in O’Fallon, IL.
Born Wednesday, November 13, 1946, in Englewood, NJ, Alice began her journey to the top. Preceded in death by her parents, William D. and Dorothy, nee Holloway, Crum, Alice’s legacy as a caregiver was cemented, leaving in her care her young brother David.
As a high school student, Alice began her career as part of a work study program, going to school in the morning and working nights at Brogan Photography in Englewood, NJ. Because of her dedication and solid work ethic, she kept her job for years beyond graduation. Eventually making her way with her family to Virginia Beach, VA, Alice used her intelligence, wit, and patriotism dedicating 33 years of civilian service to the United States government; retiring as a Logistics Manager.
Alice loved her family, her husband, her animals, her friends with a passion that left others in awe. With her husband of 45 years, Mark, she traveled the world making lifelong friends no matter where she landed. She dedicated her life to God and was a member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church.
She will forever be remembered by the legacy she left behind.
Surviving are her:
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Services: Private family interment