Deloris Faletti, age 99 of Monroe, WI, passed away on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at Monroe Clinic Residential Hospice Home. Deloris Darlene Wicker was born July 30, 1921 on the Peter Wicker Homestead in Wiota, Wisconsin. The youngest daughter of Mervin Wicker and Olive (Spore) Pfeuffer. Deloris grew up in the Wiota Township area and started grade school at the Hawley School. In the late 1920’s the family moved to Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Deloris continued grade school in Milwaukee and graduated high school in Saginaw, Michigan in June 1938. After high school Deloris moved back to the home farm in Wiota and lived with her father and sister Lois.
Deloris was united in marriage to Ernest Butler on March 16, 1940 at the Wiota Parsonage. They farmed in the Wiota area and raised 3 sons Keith, Gregory, and Douglas. Deloris was a farm wife for 20 years. They divorced in 1960. Deloris moved to Saginaw, Michigan and worked for WT Grant Store for 10 years. Deloris was united in marriage to Joseph Faletti on August 12, 1970 at a church in Greenville, South Carolina. Deloris and Joe managed L-K Motel for 8 years. They moved to Warren Illinois and managed an apartment complex. Deloris worked for Eaton Corporation until she retired in 1988. They moved to Monroe Wisconsin in 1989. Deloris was a member of Wiota Lutheran Church. Deloris lived a full life and enjoyed reading and playing cards, especially playing euchre with her sons, grandchildren and great grandchildren every holiday.
Deloris is survived by her son Gregory (Susan) Butler, Monroe, WI, a stepdaughter Joy Faletti
Misener, Lake Mary, Florida, and daughter-in-law Hazel Butler, Monroe, WI.
Deloris is also survived by 14 grandchildren and 2 step-grandchildren Rick (Diane) Butler, Susan (Ken) Haffele, Scott (Angie) Butler, Sandy (Kevin) Quinn, Tina Butler, Todd (Karen) Butler, Troy (Billie Jo) Butler, Tiffany Shields, Nicholas (Valerie) Butler, Jason Butler, Megan (Mike) Huep, Clarence Thomas Butler, Douglas (Juanita) Butler Jr., Tammy (Shane Caruso) Butler, Kristen (George) McAllan and Keri (John) Wheeler.
Survived by 31 great grandchildren and 5 step-great grandchildren Heather (James) Coffey, Jennifer (David) Green, Britney Adams (Corey Seus), Joshua (Pam) Adams, Paige (Tommy Rothschadl) Butler, Seth (Carley) Butler, Heath, Hannah, Bailey, Kylie Butler, Jacob, Mitchell, McKenzie and Grant Quinn, Alexandero Butler, Morgan Butler, Loren Shields, Abigail and Elizabeth Butler, Addison, Alaina, Charlotte, Everleigh Butler, Avery and Nora Huep, T.J.(Jenna) Butler, Lynda (Nick) Bunnell, and Bradley Butler, Ian Salzwedel (Katie Ederer), Keon and Lydia Butler, Andrew, Elizabeth, and Katherine McAllen, Makenna and Barrett Wheeler. Deloris is also survived by 13 great-great grandchildren Kayla Butler Paulson, Ellie and Brycen Coffey and Emery Green, Liam Massicotte, Jevon Adams, Julian and Jeremiah Moutrey, Chloe Butler, Jacob, Nicholas, Jase, and Wynonna Bunnell. And several nieces and nephews Marlene Homb, Kathy Becke, Joan Holm, Karen Schultz, Pat Shultz, Chris Obert, Merv, Steve and Rob Brenum.
Deloris was preceded in death by her husband Joe in July 1991, her parents Mervin Wicker and Olive Pfeuffer, her sisters Marie (Harold) Hale, Cleo (Herbert “Shorty”) Bondele, Lois (Floyd) Brenum, her eldest son Keith in 2018, daughter-in-law Judy Butler in 2017, a grandson Bradley Butler in 1991, a great grandson in infancy and her youngest son Doug in 2020 and stepson-in law Fred Misener in 2016.
Funeral services will be 11:30 A.M. on Thursday, December 3, 2020 at SHRINER-HAGER-GOHLKE FUNERAL HOME with Pastor Dennis Perger officiating. Burial will be in West Wiota Lutheran Cemetery.
Visitation will be December 3rd from 10:00 A.M. until time of service at the funeral home.
Condolences may be directed to the family at: shriner111.com