Wilma A. Schuetz, 86, passed away 3:13 a.m. Friday, May 2, 2014 at Alton Memorial Hospital.
Born in Wood River on January 23, 1928, she was the daughter of Carl and Margaret (Kleiin) Gerl.
She was employed by VHMI for 25 years before retiring.
On October 1, 1947, she married Harvey Schuetz. He survives.
Surviving also are two daughters, Aice Schuetz and Carla (Marvin) Bridges all of Alton; two grandchildren, Casey (Eric) Buss, Joey (Casey) Bridges; and five great grandchildren.
Her parents; two brothers and four sisters preceded in death.
A memorial visitation will be held from 4-6 p.m. Monday at Marks Mortuary in Wood River.
Private interment will be held at a later date in Woodland Hill Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the 5 A's Animal Shelter or American Heart Association.