Tillie H. Haselhorst, 92, of Trenton, Ill., born Aug. 22, 1923, in St. Rose, Ill., died Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015, at Countryside Manor in Aviston, Ill.
Tillie work at the Heap Green Houses in Belleville for more than 25 years. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church and Altar Sodality and she was a Eucharistic minister. She was also an honorary life member and past president of the Trenton VFW Auxiliary Post 7983, North central deanery chairperson of the Guatemalan Mission Society.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Bernard and Margaret, nee Lampe, Haselhorst; brothers, Gregory, Alois, Benedict, Stephen, and Karl Haselhorst; sisters, Marie Zurliene, Augusta Litteken, and Catherine Heap; brothers-in-law, Al Zurliene, Ralph Litteken, and Clarance "Bud" Heap; sisters-in-law, Louise, Loretta, Ellen, Dorothy S., Dorothy K., and Ruth Haselhorst.
Surviving are brothers, Martin (Mary Ann) Haselhorst of Trenton, Herman Haselhorst of Trenton, and Monsignor Vincent Haselhorst of Belleville; and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Memorials can be made to St. Mary Catholic Church or St. Mary Sister Parish Sacred Heart of Jesus in Jalapa Guatemala and will be received at the visitation or through Moss Funeral Home in Trenton. Expressions of sympathy can be sent to www.mossfuneralhome.com
Visitation: Visitation will be from 9 to 10:45 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Trenton, Ill.
Funeral: Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2105, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Trenton with Father Joseph Rascher and Msgr. Vincent Haselhorst concelebrating. Interment St. Mary Cemetery, Trenton, Ill.
MOSS FUNERAL HOME, Trenton, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Dec. 20, 2015