Lois Ann Schulte, 94, died at 12:19 p.m. on Monday, September 20, 2021 at OSF St. Anthony’s Hospital in Alton.
Born June 7, 1927 in Alton, she was the daughter of Robert Jackson and Eva Mae (Barnhart) Dillow.
She married Howard E. Schulte on November 16, 1945 in Wood River. He died on December 23, 2014.
Lois loved bowling and when she could no longer participate, she became a cheerleader to others. She loved being at Bowl Haven. She had worked at Woolworth in Alton and Owens-Illinois Glassworks years ago.
Survivors include two daughters, Linda (Keith) Buffington and Debbie (Bob) Hamilton, all of Bethalto; four grandchildren, Wayne (Kristen) Hamilton, Steve (Erin) Buffington, Patty Hamilton and Daniel (Christina) Buffington; one daughter-in-law, Gina Buffington; eight great-grandchildren, Lani, Madison, Cassie, Carly, Jaena, Lucas, Reid and Jacob; and two great-great-grandchildren, Juniper and Charles.
Besides her husband, she was predeceased by her parents; one grandson, Chuck Buffington; and one brother, Bobby Dillow.
Visitations will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday, September 27 at Paynic Home for Funerals, where services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, September 28. Interment will follow at Wanda Cemetery in South Roxana.
Briefs can be made to the American Diabetes Association or the Metro East Humane Society.
An online guestbook is available at www.paynicfh.com