Louise R. Kelley, nee Rieber, 81, of Waterloo, IL, died December 25, 2016, in St. Louis, MO. She was born October 8, 1935, in St. Louis, MO.
She is survived by her children Monica Sharp, Leon (Clarissa) Olszewski, Julia (fiancé Rob Rogger) Olszewski, Tony (Lynn) Olszewski, & Suzanne (Walter) Chisum; 6 grandsons Patrick (Angela) Sheahan, Michael (Sarah) Sheahan, Kevin (Kelsey Gathman) Sheahan, Aaron Chisum, Andrew Chisum, & Aragorn Olszewski; 2 great granchildren Madelyn & Colin Sheahan; brother Francis Rieber; former spouse Lee Olszewski; step children; nieces; nephews; cousins; exchange students from Mexico Ramiro Trevino & Cyntia Siller; & special friends Pearl Hirsch, Connie Jones, & Jocelyn Fleming.
She is preceded in death by her parents Anthony & Julia (nee Mesker) Rieber; husbands Raymond Vogt & Edward Kelley; sisters Martha DeGray, Juanita Kukay, Marie Gartland, & Julia Rieber.
Louise was a member of SS Peter & Paul Church - Waterloo, former Eucharistic Minister & Lector, Monroe County Home Extension, Rotary Ann, Associate of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ, Western Egyptian, Victorious Missionaries, Porta Westfalica, & she was the first woman elected to the Board of Education in the Valmeyer School District.
The family would like to thank the staff at Oak Hill for the loving care they provided Louise.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Masses or Waterloo Senior Center
4 PM to 8 PM Friday, December 30, 2016 at Quernheim Funeral Home
8 AM until 9:30 AM Saturday
10 AM Saturday, December 31, 2016 at SS Peter & Paul Church in Waterloo, IL
The Chaplet of Divine Mercy will be recited at 7 PM Friday