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Mildred Schott

1/31/1920 - 12/30/2017

LAKE CAMELOT ~ Mildred Schott, 97, of Lake Camelot, passed away at 2:39 a.m. Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove. She became ill on Christmas Eve in Downers Grove, where she resided with her family for the past several years.

Born January 31, 1920 in South Pekin to George and Mary (Millich) Morsch, she married Andrew Schott on May 20, 1939 in Davenport, IA.  He preceded her in death.  She also was preceded in death by her parents; two daughters, Judy (Bob) Sager and Daranne Schott; eight brothers; and two sisters.

Surviving are one brother, Dick Morsch of Columbus, GA, daughter, Millie Schott of Naples, Fl; son, Andrew (Janet) Schott of Naples, FL; daughter Terra (Joseph) Tshulos of Downers Grove, five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.  

Mildred enjoyed family, friends, and social organizations. She will be remembered as a fantastic mother and grandmother, who lived for her family, and always thought of others before herself.

Her graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, January 6, 2018; at the Chapel, of Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin. There will be no visitation.  Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin is assisting the family with arrangements.