Obituary: Lydia Rassi, 97, of Tremont

Staff Writer
Morton Times-News

Lydia Esther Schweigert Rassi, 97,  died on March 15, 2015, in the Eureka Apostolic Christian Home in Eureka.

 She was born Dec. 20, 1917, in Tremont to Chris and Elizabeth Winzeler Schweigert and married Arnold M Rassi  on Aug. 12, 1945,  in Tremont. 

He died on Nov. 1, 2007. 

 She is survived by her three children: Kathy Rassi (Jim) Schlatter, Clarendon Hills, Curt (Kathy) Rassi, Tremont and Dennis (Diane) Rassi, Bastrop, Texas; 12 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and four siblings.  

She was preceded in death by two great-grandchildren;  and five siblings. 

She was a member of the Apostolic Christian Church of Tremont.   

Her funeral was March 18 at Apostolic Christian Church in Tremont officiated by Church ministers. 

Burial was at Apostolic Christian Cemetery in Tremont.

 Memorials in Lydia’s name may be made to the Eureka Apostolic Christian Home, 610 W. Cruger, Eureka, IL  61530 or to Apostolic Christian Timber Ridge, 2125 Veterans Road, Morton, IL  61550.