Cornelia Farber

Peacefully and surrounded by her family, Cornelia “Lia” Farber passed away on November 20, 2021 at the age of 77.

She is survived by her husband of 53 years,Peter;
Mom to: Saskia, Annette(Patrick), Martina(Ed) and step-daughter Darlene;
Oma to Jarod, Jalen, Owen, Jillian, Jaxson and Eli;
Sister to Hans(Leny), Joes(Hans) and Petrie
And will be missed deeply by her family, relatives and friends in Europe and the USA

She was predeceased by her parents Cornelia and Jacob and niece Jacqueline.

Lia wishes to spend her eternity around the seas, so her ashes will be spread in the ocean during a private family ceremony.

At a later date, A Celebration of Life ceremony will be held for family and friends.

In memory of Lia, the family welcomes donations made to  St. Louis Area Food bank, Missouri Botanical Gardens or a charity of choice .


  1. J Driehuis on December 1, 2021 at 4:56 am

    Dear Family, What a beautiful document of Lia ,and her ability to celebrate life. It moves us but above all, it inspires us , while we will miss her spirit and optimism. Lieve groet, Hans & Joes

  2. Kay Losciuto on December 2, 2021 at 11:41 pm

    Prayers to you Pete, and the entire family! Lia was one of the sweetest people I’ve ever known. Sending love, while know she is your heavenly angel watching over all of you now.

  3. Kathy on December 3, 2021 at 5:44 pm

    Lia had a big heart for humanity , she was a healer & loved by all…
    Friendship from her involvement in Healing Touch , Kathy C

  4. Rhonda Leifheit on December 7, 2021 at 6:59 pm

    Dear Family,
    My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Loved seeing the photos – such a lovely tribute. Lia was a bright light with a gentle spirit. She holds a place in the hearts of all she touched.

  5. Dena Talley on December 9, 2021 at 12:09 pm

    Lia was a wonderful next door neighbor. She helped me numerous times with my mother over the years. I always enjoyed talking to her when I was there. She was a loving & thoughtful person & will be truly missed.

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