Lillian M. Graczak of St. James, Mo. passed away on July 30, 2013 at the Golden Living Center in St. James, Missouri. She was 100 years, 3 months. and 12 days of age. Lillian was born on April 18, 1913 in Lonedell, Mo. to her parents: Harry and Avena (Norden) Schallenberg. Lillian M. Graczak was a loving wife; sister; grandmother and aunt.

She is survived by one sister: Louise Klippel of St. James, Mo.; one nephew: Herman Schallenberg of Overland Park, Kansas, and 12 step grand-children.

Lillian is preceded in death by her husbands: Homer Pickering and Joseph Graczak; mother and father: Harry and Avena (Norden) Schallenberg; brother: EdwinSchallenberg ; two sisters: Stella Lange and Marie Smith; three brother-in-laws: Fred Klippel; Elmer Lange; and Noah Smith; and one sister-in-law: Elizabeth Schallenberg.

Visitation for Lillian M. Graczak will held at the Jones Funeral Home from 1:00 to 2:30 P.M. on Friday, August 2, 2013.

Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, August 2, 2013 at 2:30 P.M. at the Jones Funeral Home Chapel in St. James, Mo. with Stephen Brubaker officiating. Pallbearers will be family and friends. Burial will be in the St. James Cemetery.

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All arrangements are under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Mo.