Alice Louise Bartels, 91, of Edwardsville, Ill., born Feb. 14, 1925, in Decatur, Ill., died Friday, May 6, 2016, at her home.
Alice was a retired seamstress and artist. She was a member of Eden United Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Bartels, who died on Aug. 23, 1992; her parents, Cecil and Edna, nee Perkins, Baits; and a sister, Helen Olive.
Surviving are her son, William Bartels of Edwardsville, Ill.; daughter, Kathy Gugger and husband Joe of Edwardsville; two grandchildren, Jessica Richheimer and husband Todd of Huntington, New York, and Mereith Gugger of St. Louis, Mo.; and a great-grandchild, Isla Richheimer.
Memorials may be given to The Gardens at SIU-Edwardsville. Condolences may be expressed online at weberfunerlahome.com
Funeral: A private graveside service will be held at Woodlawn Cemetery. A gathering of family and friends will be held at a later date.
WEBER & RODNEY FUNERAL HOME, Edwardsville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on May 9, 2016