Born: October 9, 1941 - Deceased: October 21, 2023
Arleen R. Nolte, nee Haertling, 82, of Millstadt, IL, born Thursday, October 9, 1941, in Belleville, IL, passed away Saturday, October 21, 2023, at Mercy South Medical Center in Saint Louis, MO.
Arleen worked as an account representative for Southwestern Bell Yellow Pages where she excelled in her talent for persuasion. During those years many of her coworkers became friends that she carried with her throughout her life. Following her career with the Yellow Pages, Arleen was fortunate to find Christ Church where she shared her optimism, kindness and compassion for others within a variety of groups and committees.
Her outgoing personality and gift of conversation brought people together. She never met a stranger and friendships meant everything to her. She was a volunteer with Explore St. Louis at Lambert Airport, a St. Louis Cardinal’s fan and the best mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend anyone could hope for.
She was preceded in death by her:
- Husband, LeRoy F. Nolte
- Parents, Hugo and Elsie, nee Fiedler, Haertling
Surviving are her:
- Son, Steve (Cathy) Nolte of Waterloo, IL
- Daughter, Lori (Kenny) Schwahn of Belleville, IL
- Nick (Kara) Nolte
- Hanna (Nathan) Suthoff
- Sydney Schwahn
- Tyler Schwahn
- Great grandchildren:
- Kinslee Nolte
- Nash Nolte
- Extended family
- Many cherished friends
Memorials may be made to Christ Church, 339 Frank Scott Parkway East, Fairview Heights, IL 62208
Visitation: Sunday, October 29, 2023, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm and Monday, October 30, 2023, from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at Christ Church-Chapel, 339 Frank Scott Parkway East, Fairview Heights, IL.
Funeral: Funeral will be held at 11:00 am, Monday, October 30, 2023, at Christ Church-Chapel in Fairview Heights, IL, with Rev. Shane Bishop officiating. Private interment at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO.