Aline was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a lifelong and active member of St. John’s Church.
Aline was a homemaker and worked for a time at Good Luck Glove Factory in Metropolis. She enjoyed gardening, sewing and needlework.
So many lives were brightened with her kindness. So many hearts remember her with love.
Aline is survived by her daughter, Linda Schaller of Waterloo; one stepson, Merle Pansing and wife Mary of Metropolis; one stepdaughter, Ann Schneider and husband Danny of Metropolis; her grandchildren, Mary Schaller Blaufuss and husband Kurt, Stephen Schaller and wife Maureen, Paul Schaller, Rachel Otten and husband Steve, Lori Harris and husband Nathan, Lynn Goines and husband Jason and Deneal Bullock and husband Jeff; her great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Rebecca and Lucas Blaufuss, Stephanie Schaller, Emily, Eli, Katherine and Jacob Otten, Eli and Ella Harris, Ethan and Emma Goines, Krista Clayton and Kortney Kennedy and husband Colby; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Anna Brugger Hohman; her first husband, Wilson Horman; her second husband, William Pansing; and her sister, Elmarita Koch.
Funeral service was held Thursday at St. John’s Church on Waldo Church Road in Metropolis with Pastor David Krueger officiating. Music was provided by Karol Schmidt, Stecia Gregory and Elizabeth and Rebecca Blaufuss.
Burial followed in the church cemetery. Pallbearers were Kurt Schaller Blaufuss, Stephen Schaller, Paul Schaller, Steve Otten, Nathan Harris and Jason Goines.
Memorials may be made to Hoyleton Ministries, P.O. Box 218, Hoyleton, IL 62803.
Miller Funeral Home of Metropolis was in charge of arrangements.
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