Wilda M. Faber
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Wilda M. Faber, 94, of Butler passed away Saturday at the Sunnyview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Born Oct. 12, 1918, in Herman, she was a daughter of the late Leo and Irene (Eichenlaub) Schnur.
She was a long time member of the St. Peter Roman Catholic Church in Butler, the Women's Council of St. Peter, Phase II and the K of C auxiliary. She was a supporter of the Special Olympics, honoring her son Daryll. She also supported the Rochester Cancer Center and the Susan B. Komen Foundation for Breast Cancer Awareness.
She was a fantastic homemaker, loved reading, decorating, working with flowers and plants, doing crafts, but loved nothing more than being with her family. She was a wonderful, caring mom, grandma, aunt and sister. She and her husband never turned away anyone they could help. She will be missed more than she could know.
Surviving are her daughter, Lynne Ann (the late James) DeFoggi of Butler; one son, Dennis (Patricia) Faber of Evans City; five grandchildren, Lisa (James) Dimun of Butler, James DeFoggi of Baden, Melissa J. DeFoggi of Butler, J. Scott DeFoggi of Butler and Alyson L. Faber of Evans City; her sister, Leah Keasey of Chesapeake, Va.; four great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James L. Faber, who she married Oct. 12, 1940, and who he died Sept. 12, 2001; her son, Daryll; five brothers, and two sisters.
FABER - Friends of Wilda M. Faber, who died Saturday, June 22, 2013, will be received at theGeibel Funeral Home, 201 E. Cunningham St., Butler, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 127 Franklin St., Butler. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Herman.
The Women's Council of St. Peter's will meet at 10:35 a.m., Wednesday at the church to recite the rosary.
Information also is available at www.geibelfuneralhome.com.
Published in Butler Eagle on June 24, 2013