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Elmer A. Flieger Jr.

October 31, 1952 — June 16, 2024

Waterloo, IL

Elmer A. Flieger Jr., 71, of Waterloo, IL, died on June 16, 2024, at home surrounded by many family members. He was born on October 31, 1952, in St. Louis. 

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Colleen (nee Holmes) Flieger; his children Chris (Signe) Flieger, Sharon, MA, Andy Flieger, O'Fallon, IL, and Katie (Ben) Kalbfleisch, Waterloo, IL; grandchildren Clare, Niamh, Vera, Anna, Sully, Simon, Wilhelmina, and Will; siblings Pam Evans, Jeannie (Mike) Edwards, Stanley (Chris) Flieger, Joey Huke, Rob (Kathy), Kenny (Melissa), along with treasured in-laws, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Elmer is preceded in death by his parents, Elmer Sr. and Bea Flieger. 

Elmer was born on Halloween and died on Father's Day, fitting his love of tricks and treats and family. He was defined by his generosity and work ethic. Elmer loved celebrating the details of his children's and grandchildren's lives. Living life with Elmer was fun.

 

Visitation:

  8 AM until 9:30 AM Thursday, June 20, 2024 at Quernheim Funeral Home 

Funeral Mass:

 10 AM Thursday, June 20, 2024 at SS Peter & Paul Church in Waterloo, IL

  Father Linus Umoren C.M. officiating

 Interment at SS Peter & Paul Cemetery in Waterloo, IL

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Visitation

Thursday, June 20, 2024

8:00 - 9:30 am (Central time)

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Thursday, June 20, 2024

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

SS Peter and Paul Church

204 W Mill St, Waterloo, IL 62298

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