Obituaries

Grace Koch

Grace F. Koch, 85, of Nashville, passed away at 1:45 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at Friendship Manor Health Center in Nashville. She was born on December 26, 1931, in Addieville, the daughter of Alvin and Frieda Prueshner Hemminghaus. She married Robert A. Koch on September 16, 1956 in Addieville and he passed away

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Charles B. Buss

Mr. Charles B. Buss of Okawville, departed this life in the Bria Healthcare and Rehab Center in Belleville, IL on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 2:15 A.M. He had attained the age of 82 years, 6 months and 24 days. Charles was born in Belleville on August 13, 1934 the son of Charles J. and

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Kim Martens

Linda Kim Martens of Ballwin, MO departed this life in St. Luke’s Hospital in Chesterfield, Mo., on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 12:14 A.M. after a courageous battle against cancer. She had attained the age of 60 years, 3 months and 9 days. Kim was born in St. Louis on November 24, 1956 the daughter

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Louise A. Tomaszewski

Miss. Louise A. Tomaszewski of Mt. Vernon, departed this life at her residence in Mt. Vernon on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 1:12 P.M. She had attained the age of 63 years, 11 months and 2 days. Miss. Tomaszewski was born on March 29, 1953 in Washington County, the daughter of Luke F. and Stella

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Dylane Marie McWilliams

Dylane Marie McWilliams, a native of Nashville, and long time resident of Mobile Ala., passed away peacefully on February 21 surrounded by her family. Dy, as she was known to family and friends, graduated from Nashville High School, and then attended nursing school in Terre Haute, Ind. She worked as a registered nurse for many

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Esther C. Hassebrock

Esther Hassebrock of Okawville, departed this life in the Washington County Hospital in Nashville,  on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 7:05 P.M. She had attained the age of 85 years, 5 months and 22 days. Esther was born at home in rural Okawville on September 3, 1931, the daughter of August C. and Emilie (nee

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Lorine F. Schuette

Lorine F. Schuette, nee Leadendecker, 94, of St. Libory, born Feb. 23, 1922 in Oakdale, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 at Memorial Care Center in Belleville. She was a homemaker; member of St. Liborius Catholic Church in St. Libory, where she was a Eucharistic Minister for years; member of the St. Liborius Council of Catholic

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Orval L. Freeman

Orval L. Freeman, 93, of Scheller, passed away at 7:59 A.M. February 15, 2017 at Nature Trail Health Care Center in Mount Vernon. He was born January 2, 1924 in Waltonville to parents, Roy and Myrtle (Newell) Freeman. He was married to Marie Virginia Freeman for 71 years and she survives. Funeral service were held

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Verdell Niermann

P Verdell C. Niermann, 84, of Hoyleton, passed away at 1:48 a.m. on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at Washington County Hospital in Nashville. She was born on March 3, 1932, in rural Hoyleton, the daughter of August H. and Clara C. Prueshner Bartling. She married Louis H. Niermann, Jr., on December 9, 1955, in Hoyleton,

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Richard R. Krus

Richard R. Krus was fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on Friday, January 20, 2017. Richard was the beloved husband for 54 years of Leona Krus (nee Pinski); loving father of Pamela Buchanan, Jill (John) Ojile and the late Timothy and Thomas Krus; dear grandfather of Olivia and Clare Buchanan, Grace and Anna

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