Hilde Degenhardt, nee Dette, 90, of Belleville, Ill., born March 24, 1926, in
Koenigslutter, GE, died Saturday, April 9, 2016, in Belleville, Ill.
She was a LPN at St. Elizabeth and Memorial Hospitals, and St. Paul's Home in Belleville, Ill. She was a member of St Paul United Church of Christ in Belleville, Ill., and the Red Hat Club. Hilde always treated each of her patients with the utmost care and respect. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and dear friend.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Degenhardt; her parents, Heinrich and Meta, nee Stautmeister, Dette; and her dear friend, Wally.
Surviving are her loving children, Glenn Degenhardt, Peter Degenhardt, and Joan (Alfred) Pace; her grandchildren, Alfred S. Pace, Peter L. (Marissa) Degenhardt; a great- grandchild, Mia Degenhardt; a sister, Margret (Bruno) Girelli; nieces and nephews; dear friends, Gracie, Marilyn, Susan, Brenda, Carla; and all her dear friends at Grand Manor.
Memorials in Hilde's name may be made to St. Paul United Church of Christ, Belleville,Ill.
Online condolences may be expressed at: www.valhallagardensandfuneralhome.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 12, 2016, at Valhalla Gaerdner Holten Funeral Home, 3412 Frank Scott Parkway West, Belleville, Ill., 62223.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 13, 2016, at St. Paul UCC, 115 West B. St., Belleville, Ill., 62220.
Interment will be held in Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Ill.
VALHALLA GAERDNER HOLTEN FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Apr. 12, 2016