Theresa Schwartz, nee Vallino, 85, of Maryville, Ill., born Dec. 27, 1930 in Maryville, Ill., passed away Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016 at Anderson Hospital, Maryville, Ill.
Theresa was a member of St. John Evangelical United Church of Christ, Collinsville, Ill., and a member of the American Legion Post 917 Women Auxiliary, Maryville, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Schwartz, whom she married on May 24, 1952 at St. John Evangelical United Church of Christ, Collinsville, Ill.; a granddaughter, Roseanne Provence; son-in-law, Myron Jack Provence; her parents, Bernard and Minnie, nee Cobetto, Vallino; two brothers, Pete Vallino and Frank Vallino; a sister, Jennie Hall; and a nephew, Tony Vallino.
Surviving are her daughter, Maureen Provence of Maryville, Ill.; granddaughter, Roxanne Provence (Derek Bridges) of St. Louis, Mo.; great-grandson, Augustus Bridges of St. Louis, Mo.; nieces and nephews, Jan (Charlie) Crowley, Bob (Lisa) Vallino, Deb (Jim) Benzing and Amy Vallino; numerous great-nieces, great-nephews and special cousins.
Memorials may be made to William M. Bedell Achievement & Resource Center, 400 South Main, Wood River, Ill. 62095. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.hakassly.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m., Friday, Nov. 25, 2016 at Herbert A. Kassly Funeral Home, Collinsville, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016 at Herbert A. Kassly Funeral Home with Rev. Jim Benzing officiating. Interment will be in Fairland Cemetery, Maryville, Ill.
HERBERT A. KASSLY FUNERAL HOME, LTD., Collinsville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Nov. 24, 2016