Lisa Ann Schempp, nee Abaecherli, 56, of Okawville, IL passed away on Sunday morning, January 23, 2022 at Washington County Hospital.
She was born to Joseph Abaecherli Sr. and Elizabeth Brown (nee Lindsey) on February 4, 1965 in St. Louis, MO.
Lisa was a compassionate soul who enjoyed helping others and treasured spending time with her family. She was a great cook who loved to host family meals and play games with her beloved grandchildren. Lisa was a happy, caring and selfless woman who will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
She is preceded in death by her brother, Joseph Abaecherli Jr.; her aunt, Ruth Lawless, and her grandparents.
Surviving to cherish her memory are her loving husband of 16 years, Clarence Schempp; father, Joseph (Carol) Abaecherli Sr.; mother, Elizabeth Brown; daughters, Blair (James) Perez and Kristina (fiancée John) Vidmar; sons, Michael (Emma) Murphy, Jacob Schempp and Joseph (Samantha) Schempp; niece, Miranda Abaecherli; nephew, Christian Abaecherli; grandchildren, Blake, Shannon, Travis, Carter, Brecken and Peyton; plus numerous other relatives and countless friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The COPD Foundation, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, or SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital.
Visitation will take place at Valhalla Gaerdner Holten Funeral Home in Belleville, IL on Wednesday, January 26, 2022 from 11 AM to 1 PM; the funeral service will commence at 1 PM, followed by interment at Valhalla Gardens of Memory.