Adelia M. "Dee" Bryant, nee Raeber, 94, of Belleville, Illinois, born October 17, 1918 in East Carondelet, Illinois, died Saturday, January 26, 2013 at St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Belleville, Illinois.
Mrs. Bryant was a founding member of St. John's United Church of Christ in Fairview Heights, Illinois where she was a very active member. She was a very active volunteer with SAVE and PTOEC, and worked in food service at Pontiac Grade School. Dee loved spending time and raising her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Bryant, her parents; Eugene and Myrtle, nee Dammann, Raeber, three children; Sheryl Bryant, Andrew "Gene" Bryant, and Gary Bryant, two brothers; Harold and Glenn Raeber, and a son-in-law, Butch Lloyd.
Surviving are her children; Wayne (Carolyn) Bryant of Belleville, Illinois, Janice (Robert) Wohlrab of Belleville, Illinois, Debra Price of Belleville, Illinois, Kristi (John) Scruggs of St. Louis, Missouri, Sheri Bryant of Belleville, Illinois, and Joey (Cathy) Bryant of Fayetteville, Illinois, eighteen grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren, a sister, Lillian Goley of Dupo, Illinois, as well as nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
In lieu of flowers memorials are appreciated to SAVE or Heartland Hospice. Memories or expressions of condolences may be made at www.lakeviewfuneralhm.com
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8pm Monday, January 28, 2013 at Lake View Funeral Home, Fairview Heights, Illinois.
Funeral: Funeral Services will be held at 10am, Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Lake View Funeral Home, Fairview Heights, Illinois with Rev. Jim Nolan officiating. Interment will be in Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, Illinois.