Lucille L. Hencke-Hartlieb, age 78 of Highland, IL, died Tuesday, January 05, 2016, at Legacy Place in Highland, IL.
She was born August 31, 1937, in Bond County, IL, the daughter of Erwin and Lena (nee Kohler) Iberg.
She married Vernon R. Hencke in 1955. They divorced and he passed away in 1992. On May 08, 1997, she married Lester Bernard “Les” Hartlieb who passed away on March 17, 2002.
Lucille was born in Burgess Township near Pocahontas, IL. She grew up there and attended Marti & Britt School, a one room school house, thru 8 grade. She graduated Highland High School in 1954. After her first marriage, she and her husband lived in Highland, and she worked at East End Mercantile and Tschannen’s Ben Franklin. She then worked at Highland Manor – now Faith Countryside Homes, for 20 years. She retired in 1995. She and her second husband traveled to Florida and the Western United States. They enjoyed visiting her grandchildren and visiting casino’s. She enjoyed crocheting, gardening and was a wonderful cook.
Survivors include :
Son – Ken R. (Sheryl) Hencke, Edwardsville, IL
Daughter – Kathy L. (Brad) Sherman, Greenville, IL
Daughter – Sue L. (Luke) Wellen, Highland, IL
Daughter – Pam M. (Don) Stalcup, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Matthew C. (Elizabeth) Sherman, St. Louis, MO
Grandchild – Chelsey M. Schneider
Grandchild – Sydney S. Wellen, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Travis T. Schneider, Pocahontas, IL
Grandchild – Brent D. Stacup, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Wesley E. Sherman, St. Louis, MO
Sister – Luella (Harry) Bohle, Greenville, IL
Sister In-law – Delores E. Iberg, Greenville, IL
She was preceded in death by :
Husband – Lester B. “Les” Hartlieb died 3/17/2002
Father – Erwin L. Iberg
Mother – Lena L. Iberg nee Kohler
First Husband – Vernon R. Hencke married 1955, divorced, died 1992
Grandchild – Danielle L. Sherman died 1/10/1990
Sister – Mabel Zobrist died 7/8/1995
Brother – Murl E. Iberg died 4/10/2007
Brother In-law – Nelson Zobrist
Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.
No services are scheduled for Lucille Hencke-Hartlieb.
Memorial contributions may be made to Any Charity of the Donor’s Choice.
Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home
1501 Ninth at Lemon Street
Highland, IL 62249