Lois Mae Andricks (1919-2016)

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September 13, 1919 – August 9, 2016 

Lois Mae Andricks, 96 of O’Fallon, IL, born September 13, 1919, passed away Tuesday August 9, 2016 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL.

Lois was a member of the O’Fallon United Church of Christ, United Church of Christ 50+ Club, United Church of Christ choir for over 70 years, the Woman’s Guild, O’Fallon Fire Department Woman’s Auxiliary, former member of the O’Fallon Woman’s Club, and former member of the O’Fallon Panther Band Boosters.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Cletus Walter and Lulu Schau (nee Campbell), husband, Fred G. Andricks and two brothers Cletus and Dean Schau.

She is survived by her two daughters Vicki (Vic) Eskra of O’Fallon, IL and Lisa (Tom) Altland of St. Charles, MO; four grandchildren Tod (Laura) Eskra, of Olivette, MO, Ean (Anna) Eskra of O’Fallon, IL, David Kasten & Jill LaFaria of O’Fallon, IL, Michael (Beth) Kasten of Swansea, IL; two step-grandchildren Zachary Altland of Springfield, MO, and Jacob Altland of St. Charles, MO; and three great-grandchildren Emilija Eskra, Jase Eskra, Cade Eskra. Lois is also survived by many nieces, nephews and her beloved neighbor of 65 years Betty Schmidt.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to O’Fallon United Church of Christ Choir, or the Shriners Hospital for Children http://www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org. Condolences may be extended to the family online at www.schildknechtfh.com.

Visitation was held on Friday, August 12 from 4-8 pm at Schildknecht Funeral Home, 301 S. Lincoln Ave., O’Fallon, IL 62269.

Funeral services were held on Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 10:00 am at the United Church of Christ, 206 W. Adams St, O’Fallon, IL, with Rev. Dr. Martha Theirheimer officiating. Burial will follow at O’Fallon City Cemetery.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Schildknecht Funeral Home, O’Fallon, IL.