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Geraldine B. "Gerry" Schilling

May 16, 1944 — January 21, 2020

Geraldine B. "Gerry" Schilling, nee Doerr, 75, of Waterloo, IL, died January 21, 2020, in Creve Coeur, MO. She was born May 16, 1944, in Belleville, IL.

She is survived by her husband Ronald J. Schilling; children Donna (Mike) Olson, Diane (Dan Dragues) Schilling, Daniel (Kelly) Schilling, and Darryl (Laura) Schilling; 8 grandchildren Courtney, Carley, and Connor Olson, Ethan, Tate, and Kole Schilling; & Kyle and Karleigh Sonderman; sisters Cheryl Grayson, Susan (Tom) Fohne, and Sandy Doerr; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Judy (Terry) Schreder, Betty (Bill) Schimpf, David Rippelmeyer, Geralyn (Bruce) Kaestner; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

Geraldine is preceded in death by her parents William C. & Genevieve (nee Grahlherr) Doerr; father-in-law and mother-in-law Jerome & Elizabeth Schilling; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Glenn Grayson, Linda Rippelmeyer, and James and Donald Schilling.

She was a member of SS Peter and Paul Church - Waterloo where she also sang in the choir.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
SS Peter & Paul Grade School Athletic Fund
Gibault High School Athletic Fund
or St. Jude's Hospital

2 PM to 8 PM Sunday, January 26, 2020 at Quernheim Funeral Home
8 AM until 10:00 AM Monday at Quernheim Funeral Home

Funeral Mass:
10:30 AM Monday, January 27, 2020 at SS Peter & Paul Church in Waterloo, IL
Father Osang Idagbo C.M. officiating
Interment at SS Peter & Paul Cemetery in Waterloo, IL

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Sunday, January 26, 2020

2:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

St. Mary Catholic Church

101 S Meyer Ave, Valmeyer, IL 62295

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