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Edith Sprehe


September 10, 1938
October 3, 2020

Visitation 9:30 A.M. - 10:30 A.M. Thursday, October 8, 2020 - Irvin Macz Funeral Home, Centralia
Graveside Service 11:00 A.M. Thursday, October 8, 2020 at Hoyleton Cemetery, Hoyleton

Edith Elizabeth Sprehe, 82, of Centralia, passed away Saturday, October 3, 2020 at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia. She was born the daughter of Virgil and Ella Baker on September 10, 1938 in Irvington, Illinois. She married Louis Sprehe, Jr. on February 14, 1956 in Hoyleton, Illinois and he preceded her in death on August 26, 2007.

Left to mourn her passing are her children, grandchildren, brother, nieces, nephew, sisters-in-law, and brothers-in-law; as well as her wonderful caregivers, best friend Casey, and all of her great friends at Plaza Verde Apartments.

Mrs. Sprehe was a devout Christian and a member of Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ in Hoyleton, Illinois.

Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia is privileged to be assisting the family of Edith Sprehe with arrangements. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, October 8, 2020 at Hoyleton Cemetery in Hoyleton. A visitation time with the family will be held from 9:30 A.M. until 10:30 A.M. on Thursday at the Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia where those in attendance will be asked to wear a mask and the number of people in the building at one time will not exceed 50. Anyone wishing to contribute, memorials can be made to Zion Evangelical United Church of Christ. Online condolences and memories of Edith may be shared with the family by visiting and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.