Loretta M. Schatzler , 81 , of Washington, passed away on December 2, 2021. Mrs. Schatzler, daughter of the late William Berliner and his wife Margaret nee Kandlbinder, was born on July 18, 1940 in Washington. She received her education from St. Francis Borgia Grade School. On November 9, 1957, she was united in marriage to Ernie Schatzler at the St. Francis Borgia Church.
Loretta enjoyed gardening, collecting cookie jars, and anything with Redbirds on it. She was a lifetime member of the VFW 2661 Auxiliary and Our Lady of Lourdes Church.
Mrs. Schatzler was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ernie Schatzler; sister, Betty Neier and In-laws, Herman Neier and Connie Wilson.
Among her survivors are two siblings, David Berliner and wife Marilyn of Washington and Mary Lee Wilson of O’Fallon, MO; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A visitation will be held on Monday, December 6, 2021 from 9-10:30 a.m. at Nieburg-Vitt, Miller Funeral Home with a Mass of Christian Burial beginning at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Church. Interment will be in the St. Francis Borgia Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to the Our Lady of Lourdes Church or the Cedarcrest Manor Activity Fund.