Mrs. Marylou (DeRose) Schlert, 90, mother of Bishop Alfred A. Schlert, died December 14, 2022, at Holy Family Manor, Bethlehem, after a brief stay.
Mrs. Schlert was the wife of Alfred A. Schlert, Sr. They were married for 72 years. In addition to Bishop Schlert and his father, Mrs. Schlert also is survived by her son, Theodore (Ted); daughter-in-law, Anne; and a granddaughter, Caitlin, and her husband, Jeremy. Her grandson, Andrew, predeceased her in 2010.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, December 19, at 10:30 a.m., at Saint Jane Frances de Chantal Church, 4049 Hartley Avenue, Easton. The celebrant and homilist will be Bishop Schlert.
Calling hours will be Sunday, December 18, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Monday, December 19, from 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., both in the Church.