Carla Jean Berghoefer, 54, of Waterloo, Ill., born Oct. 2, 1959, in East St. Louis, Ill., passed away on Monday, June 2, 2014, at St. Anthony's Hospital, St. Louis, Mo. Carla was a member of St. Paul United
Church of Christ, Columbia, Ill.; The Monroe County Human Support Services; Social Skills Group; Choir Group, and The Special Olympics.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Elmer and Barbara, nee Faries, Berghoefer; her aunts, Genia Adams and Alice Yvonne Faries; cousins, Mitchell and Laura Faries Gary Branson.
Surviving are her aunt and uncle, Carolyn and Bill Faries of Swansea, Ill.; cousins, Jerry Berghoefer of Columbia, Ill., Tom (Barb) Marcheski of Red Bud, Ill., Teddy Howe of Iuka, Ill., Greg Faries of Belleville, Ill., and Jeff Adams of Pensacola, Fla.
Memorials may be made to Human Support Services of Monroe County, 988 N. Illinois Route 3, Waterloo, Ill. 62298. For more information, please access our website, www.lawlorfuneralhome.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at Lawlor Funeral Home, Columbia, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 5, 2014, at the funeral home, with Pastor Bob Goddard officiating. Entombment will follow in the Valhalla Gardens Of Memory Mausoleum, Belleville, Ill.
LAWLOR FUNERAL HOME, Columbia, Ill.
Lawlor Funeral Home - Columbia
218 South Metter Columbia, IL 62236
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on June 3, 2014