We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Mary Friess

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Mary Friess

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 Southern Illinois.