O'Fallon Progress

Pearl Margaret Schaefer

Pearl Margaret Schaefer
Pearl Margaret Schaefer

Pearl Margaret Schaefer, nee Feher, 86, of O’Fallon, passed away Wednesday, April 15, at Memorial Hospital in Belleville.

Pearl was born Dec. 7, 1928, in East St. Louis. She baked desserts for Andria’s Restaurant for 40 years; was a volunteer for Caring Hearts Food Co-op of O’Fallon; enjoyed crocheting; and loved to go fishing. Pearl had a passion for her plants and flowers.

She is preceded in death by her parents, George and Anna Feher, nee Euring; sons, John Pavlik, Louis Pavlik and Douglas Pavlik; and brothers, Joseph Feher of O’Fallon and Louis Feher of O’Fallon.

Pearl is survived by her husband, Roger Gene Schaefer of O’Fallon; children, Stephen Pavlik of Milwaukee, Wis., and George (Mary) Pavlik of Caseyville; 5 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation, www.macular.org. Condolences may be extended online at www.schildknechtfh.com.

Visitation was Tuesday, April 21, at Schildknecht Funeral Home in O’Fallon.

Memorial service was Tuesday, April 21, at the funeral home with Rev. Joel Catlin officiating.

At the request of her family, Pearl will be cremated.

Schildknecht Funeral Home and Cremation Services handled the arrangements.