Verena M. Quatman, 96

Effingham, IL / Effingham Radio

Verena M. Quatman, age 96, passed away at 4:15p.m. Monday, December 26, 2016 at her home in Teutopolis.

A funeral mass will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, December 30, 2016 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Teutopolis with burial in St. Francis Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday evening at the church with a 7:00 p.m. parish wake service. Memorial donations may be made to St. Francis Youth for Catholic Heart Work Camp.

Verena was born August 2, 1920 in Teutopolis, the daughter of August and Elizabeth (Flach) Thoele. She married William Eugene “Bill” Quatman on July 23, 1949 and he preceded her in death in 2009. Mrs. Quatman was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Teutopolis and helped her husband at Quatman Lumber Company in Teutopolis, that they owned for over 50 years. Verena enjoyed baking, playing cards, and hunting mushrooms and hickory nuts.

Verena is survived by her sons, Bill and Jim Quatman, both of Teutopolis; daughter, Kay Worman of Dieterich; three grandchildren, Crystal (Jamie) Hoene of Dieterich, Travis Worman and Derek (Mindy) Worman, both of Teutopolis; five great-grandchildren, Caden, Carter and Chloe Hoene and Jaxon and Jordyn Worman.

Verena was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bill and son-in-law, Adolph Worman.

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