Betty F. Schneck, age 86 of Greenville, IL, died Tuesday, December 01, 2015, at Deceased’s Residence in Greenville, IL.
She was born on Monday, April 01, 1929, in Alhambra, IL, the daughter of Charles and Dovie (nee Rasor) Pruitt.
On Saturday, April 12, 1947, she married Willard W. Schneck who passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2005.
Betty was born west of Alhambra, grew up on the family farm. She attended Plant Country School, west of Greenville. She worked at a Glove Factory in Greenville, Illinois and then Moulton-Bartley Shoe Factory in Highland, Illinois. She and her husband farmed east of Alhambra. They raised pigs and operated a grain farm. After her husband’s death, she moved to Greenville. She enjoyed gardening. She was a fantastic cook and loved to entertain her brothers and sisters and their children. She and her husband loved to dance at Alhambra Fireman’s Hall.
Niece – Karen File, Pocahontas, IL
Brother – Clyde J. (Geraldine) Pruitt, Greenville, IL
Sister – Edna O. (Dale) Suever, Highland, IL.
She was preceded in death by:
Husband – Willard W. Schneck died 11/26/2005
Father – Charles P. Pruitt
Mother – Dovie J. Pruitt nee Rasor
Brother – Herman H. Pruitt (9/7/1989)
Sister – Ada Carter
Sister – Sadie J. Mettler (died 2/5/2001)
Brother – Edmund Charles “Jack” Pruitt
Brother – Robert Pruitt
Sister – Martha M. Mersinger
Brother – Clifford Pruitt.
Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM on Friday, December 04, 2015, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.
Funeral service will be at 10:00 AM on Friday, December 04, 2015, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL., with Brother Gary E. Pruitt, Pastor, Elkville Christian Church, Elkville, IL, officiating.
Interment will be at Salem Cemetery in Alhambra, IL.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bond County Hospice.
Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home
1501 Ninth at Lemon Street
Highland, IL 62249