Bert M. Luehder, nee Lewis, 72, of Belleville, IL, born May 12, 1944, in Arkansas, passed away Monday, February 27, 2017, at Memorial Hospital, Belleville, IL.
Mrs. Luehder was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Lena, nee Washburn, Lewis; two brothers, James Lewis and Danny Lewis; a sister in infancy, Reba Lewis; a step-daughter, Cindy Luehder; and three brothers-in-law, Wayne Crossno, Rick Baccus and Dean King.
Surviving are her loving husband of 40 years, Douglas Luehder;
two daughters, Karen Jones (Rob Hurst),
and Michelle Robinson,
a son, Jeff Laws;
a step-daughter, Pam (Jeff) Owens;
six grandchildren, Steven (Elissa) Jones,
Kaitlin Jones, Taylor Hurst,
Ashley (Garrett) Call,
Justin Robinson, and Emma Owens;
three great-grandchildren, Carter, Dalton, and Madelyn;
four sisters, Betty (Calvin) Crossno,
Jewel (Larry) Gerstman,
and Teresa Baccus;
one brother, Dale (Kathi) Lewis;
and many nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at George Renner and Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 2, 2017 at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL. with Rev. Forrest Hurst officiating.
Burial will be at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, IL.
You will be dearly missed Aunt Bert. You were such a wonderful woman inside and out! Prayers for the rest of my family. Love you! See you soon on the other side.
Brittani (lewis) Baez, Winter haven, Fl, 33881
You will greatly missed but not forgotten we love you Aunt Bert
Nikki Wise, Lake Alfred , Florida , 33850
RIH Aunt Bert Luehder, you will always be in our hearts..We will always love and remember your smile and wit. I always loved going to gatherings knowing you were going to be there, we always had good laughs, you were a special lady and one that I will always remember, you were beautiful inside and out. My heart goes out to Doug, the kids, and her siblings..love you all!!
Deborah Head, Rossford, Ohio, 43460
You were a beautiful,classy lady. I will always remember you! You will be missed!! Love you Aunt Bert❤
Angela ODette, Auburndale, Florida, 33823
Bert I don't what I will do without you. I miss our chats already. You are not only my sister but your my best friend. I Love You So Much !!!!
Brenda King, Sikeston, Missouri, 63801
Dirt & Bug always went hand in hand, may you rest peacefully Aunt Bert & prayers for the rest of the family. I love you guys.
Brittney Parker, sikeston, mo, 63801
Life will never be the same without you. You suffered too long. You fought a good fight and won the race. I'm going to miss you so much. I love you with all my heart. My sister, my friend. Love, Jewell
Jewell Elaine Gerstman , Winter Haven, , Florida , 33880
AUNT BERT I AM GOING TO MISS ALL OF OUR 130AM CHATS. YOU inspired me with your strength and fighting spirit. I love you Dina
DINA Sanderd, Winter haven , Fl, 33880