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Delores Joayne Gottschalk

March 30, 1927 - September 8, 2014

Delores Joayne Gottschalk, 87, of Springfield, died at 4:15 am, Monday, September 8, 2014 at Memorial Medical Center. She was born March 30, 1927 in Galesburg, to Hazel Andell. She married Edgar B. Gottschalk on September 22, 1946 in Winchester, IL.

Delores graduated from Winchester High School in 1945. She studied music at MacMurray College and has been a resident of Springfield, most of her life. She was a member of First United Methodist Church. She enjoyed golfing, boating, traveling, visiting historical sites in the south west and spending winters in Arizona. She was an avid fan for the St. Louis Cardinals and the Chicago Bears. She enjoyed her hobbies of sewing, knitting, crocheting, painting, golf, working puzzles, fishing and playing the organ.

Delores is survived by her husband Edgar and on September 22, 2013 she and Edgar celebrated their sixty-seventh wedding anniversary.

Visitation: 10-11 am, Thursday, September 11, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 11 am, Thursday, September 11, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Michael Whitaker officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014

Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army or Sangamon County Animal Shelter.


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