Mildred (Buhr) SchrageFebruary 10, 1922 ~ December 10, 2017 (age 95)
Mildred Schrage, 95 of Beecher, IL passed away Sunday December 10, 2017 ar Riverside Hospital in Kankakee, IL. Mildred was born on February 10, 1922 in Beecher, IL the daughter of Frank and Alvina Buhr. She is survived by her children Larry (Kathleen) Schrage of Kankakee, IL, Janet (Jerry) Cellarius of Beecher, IL and MaryAnn Burdick of Beecher, IL. Also surviving are her grandchildren Derrick (Rebecca) Cellarius, Angie (Jeremy) Thayer, Michael (Nichole) Burdick and Ryan (Cindy) Burdick, 13 great grandchildren: Brooklynn, Mikenna, Shelton, Cayley, Alayah, Autumn, Levi, Clayton, Addison, Hailey, Mia, Andrew and Marty. Preceding in death are her husband of 70 years Willis, her parents, Son-in-law Elden (Butch) Burdick. Mildred was a member of St. Luke United Church of Christ in Beecher were she was a member of the Ladies Aide and a Sunday school teacher. She worked at Amsco in Chicago Heights, IL for many years as well as farmed with her late husband Willis. She was also an avid quilter and card player. Visitation will be held Wednesday December 13, 2017 from 4-8 p.m. at Hack Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday December 14, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Luke United Church of Christ in Beecher. Burial will be at St. Luke Cemetery in Beecher. Rev. Tom Ewing will officiate. Memorials may be directed to the family for a memorial to be established.