Alberta Marie (Plain) Siller, 76, lifelong resident of Galveston, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 21, 2010 in her home with her family by her side after a long struggle with cancer.
Alberta was born December 18, 1933 to parents, Albert and Emie Plain. She retired from UTMB where she worked for many years as a receptionist in the registrar’s office. Alberta was a wonderful and loving wife and mother who gave all of herself.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Fred and Henry Plain.
Alberta leaves behind the love of her life and best friend, her husband of 56 years, John T. Siller, Sr. (Jack). She is also survived by her children, whom she loved dearly: John T. Siller, Jr.; Michael D. Siller; Mark C. Siller and wife, Julie; Sharon K. Kamp and husband, Gerald; Tammy R. Schlotter; and Laurie D. Khan and husband, Shah. She was also very proud of her grandchildren: Kimberly Bland; John Siller, III and wife, Tracy; Danielle Rafferty; Caitlyn Siller; Krista Kamp; Norman Schlotter, Jr. and wife, Josephine; Steven Schlotter; Farah Lawler and husband, Justin; Kamran Khan; and great grandchildren: Lexi and Kailee Bland; Claire Ann and Kendall Marie Siller; Brooklyn Hartman; Devin, Kendrick, Benz, and Zada Schlotter, and Amatzia Lopez; and Amira Lawler; sisters, Paula McComb and husband, Van Ohern; and Marian Plain; brother, Albert Plain, Jr. and wife, Cheryl; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Alberta’s family will receive visitors from 5:00 until 7:00 pm, Thursday, June 24th, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home.
Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 am, Friday, June 25th, at St. Patrick Catholic Church with burial to follow the service at Galveston Memorial Park in Hitchcock.
Alberta’s family wishes to extend special thanks to Dr. Lee Grumbles, Helen, Theresa, Shirley, and Marybeth of Hospice Care Team, Inc. for their compassionate care.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Texas Gulf Coast Chapter, 5005 Mitchelldale, Suite 115, Houston, TX 77092; to the charity of your choice; or you may just do a kind deed for someone.