We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral Mass will be Tuesday, July 11, 2006 for 62 year old Mary Friess
of Chester, IL who passed away Thursday, July 6, 2006 at her residence.
She was born May 21, 1944 in Damiansville, IL, the daughter of Joseph and
Helena (Wuiebbels) Santel. She married John Friess on October 3, 1964 in
Damiansville, IL and he survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving are four children, David Friess of Red Bud, IL, Joseph
Friess of Jackson, MO, Steve Friess of Chester, IL and Donna Saranzak of Mt.
Prospect, IL. Three sisters, Sister Flora Santel of Ruma, IL, Olivia Meyer
and Catherine Kahrhoff of Okawville, IL. One brother, Frank Santel of
Damiansville, IL. Eight grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, two brothers, one
brother in law and one sister in law.
Friends are calling from 4pm to 8pm Monday, July 10, 2006 at the Welge
Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral Mass for Mary Friess will be Tuesday, July 11, 2006 at 11am from
St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Chester, IL with Msgr. Dennis Schaefer
officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials can be made to the St. Mary Catholic School in Chester, IL, American Cancer Society or to Hospice of