Frances Helen Veile
Frances Helen Veile, age 102, of Quincy, died on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 in her home. She was born on February 10, 1916 in Paloma, IL the daughter of William 'Bill" and Emma (Herrmann) Rutledge. She married Leonard 'Pete' Veile on June 28, 1940 in Hannibal, MO. He preceded her in death on March 12, 2006.
Mrs. Veile worked as a clerk for the Speigel Catalog, the J.C. Penney Catalog, the Montgomery Ward Catalog and later for George Keller and Sons, retiring in 1983. Frances was a member of First Christian Church in Quincy.
Frances enjoyed flowers and gardening and feeding her birds and cats.
Frances is survived by:
TWO CHILDREN: James W. Veile and his wife Nancy of Ursa, IL and Suzanne M. Morrissey and her husband Timothy of Bradenton, FL.
A SON-IN-LAW: Tom Pfaffe of Quincy
FIVE GRANDCHILDREN and SIX GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN also survive.
In addition to her husband, Frances was also preceded in death by her parents, and a daughter Betty J. Pfaffe.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 12, 2018 at 11:00 AM in the Duker & Haugh Funeral Home. Interment in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 3:00 until 6:00 PM in the Duker & Haugh Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Charity of the Donor's Choice.
St. Louis, MO
- To the family,
I am sincerely sorry for your loss. Sometimes the hardest thing to do is continue on after the loss of a loved one, but please be assured that Jehovah God is aware of what you're feeling. Psalm 34:18 states "God is close to the brokenhearted; He saves those who are crushed in spirit". God can and will provide you with the comfort & strength to endure during these difficult times. God promises us that there will be a resurrection, that will take place after he does away with death once and for all time. (Rev 21:4 & John 5:28-29) Then we will never have to experience the pangs of death ever again. I pray these words and scriptures brings you comfort.