Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Probsts in:
 • Saint Anthony Cemetery
 • Effingham
 • Effingham County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Anna J Schumacher Probst
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 31, 1916
Shelby County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 2012
Denver
Denver County
Colorado, USA

Anna J. Probst, 96, formerly of Effingham, passed away at 6:21 p.m., Monday, August 20, 2012 at Quincy Place in Denver, Colorado.

Anna was born July 31, 1916 in Shelby County, the daughter of Bernard and Katherine (Schutte) Schumacher. She married Albert C. Probst on February 26, 1935 in Sigel and he preceded her in death in 2004.

In addition to being a wonderful mother to 7 children, Anna was a very active member of the Effingham community. All her life she was a member of Sacred Heart Parish, where she was president of the Altar Society, served as president of the school board, and sang in the choir. Her love of sewing led her to Jansen's Department Store where she managed the fabrics department for 20 years. She volunteered as a Girl Scout leader and as a precinct committee leader in many elections. When she turned 90, she moved to Denver Colorado to be near her children. At Quincy Place in Denver, she was the reigning scrabble champion, a prolific quilter, and an avid fan of the Colorado Rockies baseball team.

Anna was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Albert; grandson, Andrew McDevitt; two brothers, Harold and Bernard Schumacher; two sisters, Bernice Wilkens and Katherine Gadel.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Albert C. Probst (1906 - 2004)
 
Burial:
Saint Anthony Cemetery
Effingham
Effingham County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: KPS
Record added: Sep 13, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 116995858
 

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service