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Lucille M. Wehr, age 90 of Ireland, Indiana, passed away at 6:10 p.m. on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center in Jasper, Indiana.

Lucille was born in Ireland Indiana on September 23, 1926 to Robert and Anna (Weidenbenner) Steinhart. She married Pete Wehr Jr. on November 12, 1946 in St. Mary’s Church. He preceded her in death on September 6, 2006.

Lucille retired from Leeds Selling Tools after 25 years of service. She also worked for the Jenco service station in Jasper.

She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ireland, IN and their St. Anne’s Society. She was also a member of the Ireland Sportsman’s Club.

She enjoyed playing bingo, cards, working with ceramics, and was a sports fan.

Surviving are two daughters, Lisa Wehr of Ireland and Linda Lassen, Deerfield Beach, FL, one son, Greg Wehr and wife Mary of Bretzville, four grandchildren, Scott Lassen, Mike Wehr, Luke Wehr, and Emily Hultin, three step grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and one step great grandchild, two brothers, Jack Steinhart and wife Evelyn, Dale, IN, and Donnie Steinhart and wife Marilyn, Jasper.

Preceding her in death beside her husband were two sons, Mike and Patrick Wehr, one sister, Catherine Terwiske, one infant great-grandchild, Tyler Lassen, and a son-in-law, Robert Lassen.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Lucille M. Wehr will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, September 18, 2017, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Ireland, Indiana, with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
A visitation will be held from Noon until the 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 17, 2017, at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper, Indiana. The St. Mary’s St. Anne’s Society will pray the rosary at 11:45 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church or to a favorite charity.

Online condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com.