Name: Erma Lucille Schwab Age: 88 Address: Mount Olive, IL
Died: Thursday, October 17, 2019, 9:31 am Place: at her residence in Mount Olive, IL
Born: February 20, 1931 Place: Vandalia, IL
Father: the late: Arthur Overby
Mother: the late: Elsie Mills Overby Spouse: Frank Charles Schwab
Date of Marriage: March 11, 1949
Place of Marriage: Carlinville, IL and later renewed their vows at The Church of the Ascension, Mount Olive, IL.
Schooling: attended Hillsboro schools.
Church:1st Baptist Church, Mt. Olive, IL Church Secretary // Vacation Bible School Teacher & WMU President // Mission work at the Gillespie Nursing Home. Organizations: Lots of volunteer work for various charities.
Interests: Enjoyed pinochle and canasta // was devoted to her family. // Loved traveling with her Husband and her family.
Survivors: Husband: Frank C. Schwab, Mt. Olive, IL // 1 Son: David Schwab of Mount Olive, IL // 2 Daughters: Diana (Bill) Edwards of Wright City, MO // Sharon (Tom) Schwab Earll of St. Peters, MO;
7 Grandchildren: Laura (Doug) Medford // Stephanie (Galen) Parnell // David Schwab // Kristen Bruch // Brett (Kristen) Nelson // Chad Nelson & Jonathan Edwards // Granddaughter-in-Law: Brandie Schwab // 12 Great Grandchildren: Jake // Max // Chance // Lucas // Elsa // Shelbie // Kayla // Bryan // Emily // Lilly // Caitlin & Dominic // 2 Great Great Grandchildren: Cohen & Lincoln;
Preceded in Death: Parents: Arthur & Elsie Mills Overby // 1 Son: Stephen Schwab // 1 Grandson: Matt Schwab // 3 Brothers: Jack, Paul & Arthur Overby // 4 Sisters: Wilma Coleman // Mary Daniel // Elta Dornfield & Violet Bliss .
Visitation: Sunday, October 20, 2019, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive, IL
Funeral Service: Monday, October 21, 2019, 11:00 am Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive, IL
Burial: Calvary Cemetery, Mt. Olive, IL.
Clergy: Reverend Gary Hanover Eulogy: Son-in-Law: Tom Earll
Pallbearers: Grandchildren: Brett Nelson // Chad Nelson // David Schwab // Jonathan Edwards // Doug Mefford // Galen Parnell // Laura Mefford // Stephanie Parnell // Kristen Bruch // & Kristen Nelson.
Music: Jane Bradbury on Keyboard accompanied Carolyn Hanover on "The Wings of a Dove", "Just a Closer Walk With Thee", & "How Great Thou Art" at the service, Carolyn also sang "Amazing Grace" at the graveside.
Lunch: for family and friends will be held at the 1st Baptist Church Hall.
Memorials: 1st Baptist Church // Calvary Cemetery
Becker & Son Funeral Home Mt. Olive, IL. is in charge of arrangements.
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