ST. LOUIS - Clara Elizabeth Schallert, 75, formerly of Portageville, died Feb. 25, 2004, at the Life Care Center in St. Louis.
Born March 5, 1928, in Portageville, daughter of the late John and Clara Belle Gain Schallert, she was a member of St. Eustachius Catholic Church in Portageville. She received her registered nursing degree at DePaul University in St. Louis and advanced her degree at DePaul University in Chicago.
Survivors include: three brothers and sisters-in-law, Paul and Nellie Schallert of Pocahontas, Ark., Francis and Eva Schallert of Ardain and Bernard and Rosanna Schallert of Effingham, Ill.; and one sister, Mary Powell of Ocala, Fla.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Celia Marie Schallert and Agnes Dachs.
Visitation begins at 6 p.m. Tuesday at DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville, where a prayer service is scheduled for 7 p.m.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Eustachius Catholic Church with the Rev. Allen Saunders officiating.
Burial will follow in the Portageville Cemetery.