Born: November 2, 1926 - Deceased: July 10, 2019
Audrey S. Schweitzer, nee Stratton, 92, of Belleville, IL, formerly of Wayne, NJ, born Tuesday, November 2, 1926, in Paterson, NJ, passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL.
Audrey was a Library Clerk and a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Belleville IL. Audrey was active in the life of the Preakness School for 18 years, a 4H leader for 15 years, and taught Sunday School in the Preakness Reformed Church for 30 years. She enjoyed working in the Preakness Branch of the Wayne Public Library for many years. She was friendly, outgoing, and liked to help others. She was always willing to teach and share her talents. She loved nature, flowers, gardens and landscapes. She loved reading and all types of handwork. Most of all she loved people.
She was preceded in death by her:
- Husband: Arthur Schweitzer
- Parents: Harry and Blanche, nee Sutter, Stratton
- Budd Stratton
- Harry Stratton
Surviving are her:
- Audrey (Glenn) Marques of Belleville, IL
- Diane (John Armona) Schweitzer of Haskell, NJ
- Michael (Rachel) Marques
- Elizabeth (Brian) Seitz
- Great grandchildren
- Brian Seitz, Jr.
- Lincoln Seitz
- Autumn Kushmaul
- Summer Kushmaul
- Elena Marques
- Michael Marques, Jr
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Joseph’s Indian School, P.O. Box 326, Chamberlain, SD 57326 and given at the Funeral Home or online at www.stjo.org/dreams
Visitation: Visitation from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Kurrus Funeral Home in Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral Services will be held at 7:00 pm, Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Pastor Intern, Abbey Croissant, officiating. Private family interment.