Jane M. Filla,90, of Washington, passed away on August 12, 2018 at the New Haven Care Center. Mrs. Filla, daughter of the late Arnold Vahlkamp and his wife Anite NEE Isselhardt, was born February 11, 1928 in Belleville, IL. She received her education from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School. On June 21, 1952, she was united in marriage to Norbert Filla at St. Francis Borgia Church. Jane was a member of the Knights of Columbus Auxiliary, St. Francis Borgia Ladies Sodality, Secular Franciscans, and the St. Francis Borgia Parish.
Mrs. Filla was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Norbert Filla and sister, Alice Becnel.
Among her survivors are three sons, Francis Filla and wife Mary Beth of Washington, Mike Filla and wife Laurie of St. Albans, and Mark Filla of Washington; four grandchildren, Beth Ann and husband Tim Roetheli, Joseph Filla and wife Anna, Chris Filla, and Lauren Stokes and husband Dan; five great-grandchildren, Henry, Amelia, Lucas, Max, and Blake; nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 11 A.M. at St. Francis Borgia Church, with interment in the Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, August 17, 2018 from 4-8 P.M. at Nieburg-Vitt Funeral Home. Memorials are to the St. Francis Borgia Grade School or Masses.