Lois Andricks, 96, of O'Fallon, Ill., born Sept. 13, 1919, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Ill.
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, nee Campbell, Schau; husband, Fred G. Andricks; and two brothers, Cletus and Dean Schau.
Surviving are her two daughters, Vicki (Vic) Eskra of O'Fallon, Ill., and Lisa (Tom) Altland of St. Charles, Mo.; four grandchildren, Tod (Laura) Eskra of Olivette, Mo., Ean (Anna) Eskra of O'Fallon, Ill., David Kasten and Jill LaFaria of O'Fallon, Ill., and Michael (Beth) Kasten of Swansea, Ill.; 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
www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org. Condolences may be extended to the family online at www.schildknechtfh.com.
Visitation: Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, at Schildknecht Funeral Home, 301 S. Lincoln Ave., O'Fallon, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016, at the United Church of Christ, 206 W. Adams St., O'Fallon, Ill., with Rev. Dr. Martha Theirheimer officiating. Burial will follow at O'Fallon City Cemetery.
SCHILDKNECHT FUNERAL HOME, O'Fallon, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Aug. 11, 2016