Rita Daubach

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Rita C. Daubach, nee Haar, 91, of Swansea, IL, born March 28, 1929, in Breese, IL, died Sunday, January 17, 2021, at Freeburg Care Center, Freeburg, IL.

Rita had previously worked at Bel-Air Bowl and The Jug, both in Belleville, IL. She enjoyed playing cards, golfing, bowling, and bingo. Rita was a devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, who will be dearly missed.

Rita was preceded in death by her husband of 15 years, Orville R. Daubach, whom she married on November 17, 1948, who died on September 2, 1963; her parents, Frank and Olivia, nee Von Alst, Haar; four sisters, Jean Bauer, Bernice Corbett, Esther Shoreack, and Doris Kloeckner; four brothers-in-law, Carl Shoreack, Bill Bauer, Wally Arensten, and Jack Corbett; a sister-in-law, Mary Ann Haar; and a daughter-in-law, Dorothy Daubach.

Surviving are five children, Dianne Jotte, Ronald (Joni) Daubach, David Daubach, Barbara Walden, and James Daubach; 10 grandchildren, Lisa (Rodney) Clamors, Austin Walden, David Daubach,Tiffany (Damon) Trost, Cortney Jotte, Christy Claytor, Drew Daubach, Carly Daubach, Jaxon Daubach, and Cooper Daubach; four great-grandchildren, Kambri Moffitt, Kane Trost, Kaci Trost, and Brooks Daubach; two sisters, Geri Arensten, and Kathy (Glenn) Toennies; a brother, Frank Haar; a a brother-in-law, Roman Kloeckner; and many nieces and nephews.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.

Visitation:  Friends may visit from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, January 24, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL. Standard CDC guidelines, including masks and a limited number of visitors at any one time will be observed.

 Funeral: Private memorial services will be held.

Private burial will be held at a later date.



8 Comments on Rita Daubach

cooper daubach said : Guest Report Feb 21, 2023 at 8:28 PM

I'm her grandson she was so kind and I know she was a good parent because my dad is so nice and kind so I know she raised him right

  • Belleville
  • il
Norma Quandt said : Guest Report Nov 02, 2021 at 6:31 AM

My heart is sad. I only just learned (11/1/21) of Rita’s passing. My condolences to her kids and extended family. Rita and I had a lot of laughs and fun times together. She was a dear friend to me. Rest In Peace my friend.

  • Swansea
  • Illinois
Linda (Lauko) Silch said : Guest Report Jan 28, 2021 at 4:10 PM

Dear Jimmy, Barb, and family, My deepest sympathy to you all on the loss of your mom. I'll never forget how close all of us neighbors were, all the good times shared and what a strong and dedicated person your mom was. God Bless. -The Lauko Family.

  • Belleville
  • Il
Dianne (Lickenbrock) Holtman said : Guest Report Jan 24, 2021 at 4:40 PM

My deepest sympathies to the Daubach family. Rita was just the sweetest lady and great neighbor. I'm so sorry for your loss. She and your dad are finally together again. Sincerely, Dianne Holtman

  • Smithton
  • IL
Jim Buechler said : Guest Report Jan 23, 2021 at 8:57 AM

Our condolences and sending prayers to your family. Sincerely the Buechler Family.

  • Belleville
  • IL
Sue King said : Guest Report Jan 20, 2021 at 8:41 PM

Sending love and comforting prayers to Barb, Austin, and Families. Sue, Rusty and Families

  • Waterloo
  • IL
Nancy (Lickenbrock) Truttmann said : Guest Report Jan 20, 2021 at 6:36 PM

Rita & her family were our neighbors on N. 16th St. in Swansea. She was sweet and such a hard worker. My parents valued her as a very nice neighbor. Our condolences to her family. Sincerely, The Lickenbrock Family

  • Smithton
  • IL
Janet shoreack Frericks said : Guest Report Jan 19, 2021 at 1:35 PM

Sending love and prayers to my extended family on the loss of a beautiful aunt. she was a special lady whom we will truly miss. love

  • Peoria
  • IL

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