Alice Behm
Alice Behm
  • July 9, 1931 - September 1, 2017
  • Crystal Lake, Illinois

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Alice L. Behm, 86, of Crystal Lake, passed away peacefully in her home September 1, 2017. Born on July 9, 1931 in Crystal Lake (Village of Prairie Grove); she was the daughter of Charles and Mabel (Dygert) Schroeder. She married John W. Behm on October 15, 1955 in Crystal Lake.
A lifelong resident of Crystal Lake, she was a graduate of Crystal Lake High School and a longtime member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in McHenry.
She enjoyed sewing, quilting, baking, camping with her husband and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Alice is survived by her children, Sherry (Michael) Pickrum, Steven Behm, Patricia (Richard) Gould and William (Lisa) Behm; grandchildren, Heather Faulkner, Jake Behm, Sarah Pickrum, Jessica Behm and Meagan Behm; great-grandchildren, Jared Pena, William Behm and Camden Behm; sisters, Marion Rittmeyer, Dorothy Barton and Marjorie Powell.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
Visitation 10 a.m. until time of service at 12 p.m. on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake. Burial will take place in Prairie Grove Cemetery, Village of Prairie Grove. Online condolences may be submitted at