Paula L. Riesenberger, nee Chambers, 61, of Fairview Heights, Ill., born, November 24, 1954, in East St. Louis, Ill., passed away Sunday, June 26, 2016, in Belleville, Ill.
Paula retired from Schnuck's Supermarket Company in Fairview Heights, Ill. She was a parishioner at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Fairview Heights. She was an antique enthusiast, amassing quite the collection over the years. Paula enjoyed traveling to Branson and Silver Dollar City with her family. She was an avid reader and St. Louis Cardinals fan. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, who will truly be missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Leonard and Emily, nee Norris, Chambers.
Surviving to cherish her memory are her husband of 41 years, Craig Riesenberger, of Fairview Heights, Ill.; her children, Colter (Adrienne) Riesenberger, of Swansea, Ill., and Rachel Kinney, of Fairview Heights, Ill.; her grandsons, Sean and Benjamin Riesenberger; a brother-in-law, Keith (Joyce) Riesenberger, of Belleville, Ill.; a nephew, Brandon (Tiffany) Riesenberger; a niece, Brittany (Jon) Russell; her great nieces and nephew, Ella, Sophia and Eli; and her close friend, Pat Thomas.
Memorials are appreciated to the Belleville Area Humane Society. Condolences may also be expressed online at: www.lakeviewfuneralhm.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at Lake View Funeral Home, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Funeral: Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at the funeral home, with Monsignor John T. Myler officiating. Interment will follow in Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, Ill.
LAKE VIEW FUNERAL HOME, Fairview Heights, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on June 28, 2016