Born: April 14, 1926
Died: August 1, 2020
Visitation: Thursday, August 6, 2020
8:30 am – 10:30 am
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Prayers begin at 10:30 am
Funeral Mass: Begins at 11:00 am
St. Marcelline Church, 820 S. Springingsguth Road, Schaumburg
Private Internment: All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines, IL
Alberta “Bert” Pfisterer, 94, passed away peacefully Saturday morning August 1st. Alberta was born on April 14, 1926 in Milwaukee, WI to Leo Host and Nelly Host (nee Carr). She spent most of her life in Chicago. but also lived in Lake Geneva, WI and Elkhorn, WI to be near her siblings. Finally resting in Schaumburg, IL.
She survived her 4 siblings Raymond Host, Genevieve Considine, Leo “Bud” Host, and Ellen Railton. Bert was preceeded in death by Eugene Pfisterer her fun loving husband of over 30 years, Thomas Dayment who she shared 6 years with before his passing, and John “Jack” Hermes her beloved husband of over 25 years. A loving and devoted mother of Elizabeth (Richard) Rog, the late John Roger Hermes (former wife Sharon Koepke) , Richard (Sue) Pfisterer, Marian (Richard) Wagendorf, and Carol (Daniel) Green. She was adored by 5 Hermes/Rog grandchildren and 7 Pfisterer grandchildren with a combined 20 Great Grandchildren. A favorite aunt to many nieces and nephews and loved by all.
Alberta had a lifelong passion for sewing and knitting. Her other great passion was the Church. She belonged to many Women’s groups over the years and prayed the rosary every day. She had a great smile and a loving heart. She will be missed by all whose lives she touched.
All are welcome to attend her services. If you wish to attend Mass, please visit the church website www.stmarcelline.com to register and find information regarding Covid protocol.
For information please call Michaels at 847-891-2900. We invite you to add a condolence for the family on our website or on the facebook post.