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Schlemer Barth PH

In Loving Memory of
Hilda M. Schlemer- Barth

Hilda M. Schlemer- Barth, 88 of Edwardsville IL passed December 14, 2020 at 7:42 am at Anderson Hospital, Maryville. 

The Edwardsville native born May 6, 1932 daughter of the late Edward and Clara (Aldrup) Howerton. 

1948 Edwardsville High School graduate, member of the Edwardsville First Baptist Church and active in the Silver Bells. Mom loved to dance to Big Band Music and was an avid bingo player. 

Worked for many years as a switchboard PBX operator for Illinois Bell, Florists Mutual, SIUE and Hewlett Packard.

Preceded in death by her husbands; Elmer C. Schlemer and Leroy C. Barth. Brothers Harold and Kenneth “Dale” Howerton, sister Irma Belshaw and many brother and sister-in-laws.

Survivors are daughter Patsy (Larry) Blake of Evansville Il. and son Rick Schlemer of Worden, stepdaughter Kim Strickell of Highland , step grandson Cody Foote, brothers Lester(Eileen) Howerton and John ”Glen”(Cathy) Howerton, sister Marlene Howerton Johnson, many nieces and nephews.

Hilda passed on her sons 67th birthday.

Private services with burial at Buck Road Cemetery Maryville, Illinois

Saksa Mateer Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. 


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