Sally Ann Hoefert, 85, of Godfrey, passed away at 11:10 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015, with her family by her side.
She was born Nov. 6, 1930, in Alton, the daughter of Phillip and Viola (Joehl) Kennedy.
Sally married Harold T. Hoefert on Oct. 11, 1952, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Alton. He preceded her in death on Sept. 18, 1981.
She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alton; a member of St. Ann’s Altar Society and graduated from Marquette Catholic High School. She also loved to play cards and was involved with numerous card clubs.
Sally is survived by seven children, Phil (Kathy) Hoefert, Susan (Steve) Henderson, Cathy (Rick) Foelsch, Connie (Matt) Holden, Mary (Henry) Siemer, Mark (Dena) Hoefert and Joanne “Bugsy” (Chris) Wickenhauser; 17 grandchildren, Katrina (Paul) Yemm, Phillip (Katie), Jennifer, Stephanie, Anne, Abby, John, Michael and Daniel Hoefert, Laurie (Adam) Selkowitz, Matthew (Katelyn) Baahlmann, Jill Baahlmann (fiancé, Johnie Schoonover), Emily Holden, Hannah, Sarah, and Audrey Siemer and Dean Hoefert; three great-grandchildren, Christopher, Lily and Noah; and two sisters-in-law, Voni Hoefert and Gerry Mitchell.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015 at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Godfrey.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Alton.
Burial will follow at St. Patrick’s Cemetery in Godfrey.
Memorials may be to St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Marquette Catholic High School and the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences and guestbook can be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.