Donata M. Absher, nee Schroeder, 47
of Carlyle and formerly of Bartelso, died Friday, March 13, 2009 at
Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.
She was born June 23, 1961 in Breese
to Frank and Agnes (Hustedde) Schroeder, Sr.; they survive in
In addition to her parents, she is
survived by a son Robert Absher of Carlyle; sisters, Carol (Kerry)
Price of Washington, MO, Rebecca (Gene) Price of Bourbon, MO. Diane
(Terry) Storey of Ina, IL, Marilyn (Joseph) Ottenschnieder of
Germantown, and Shelly (Darvin) Zeisset of Aviston; and brothers,
Kenneth (Barb) Schroeder of Bartelso, Kevin (Karen) Schroeder of
Breese, Frank Schroeder, Jr. of Germantown, Steven (Lisa) Schroeder
of Bartelso, and Timothy (Stacy) Schroeder of Albers.
Donata was preceded in death by her
maternal grandparents, Herman and Martha (Lake) Hustedde, and her
paternal grandparents, Henry and Caroline (Eilers) Schroeder.
She worked as a dietary aid at
Aviston Countryside Manor and was member of St. Mary Church in
Carlyle where she was the Kindergarten PSR Teacher.
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial
will be Tuesday, March 17, 2009 at 2:00 PM at St. Cecilia Catholic
Church in Bartelso with Fr. Henry Fischer and Fr. George Mauck
officiating. Interment will follow in St. Cecilia Cemetery,
Visitation will be Monday, March 16,
2009 from 4:00-9:00 PM and again on Tuesday, March 17, 2009 from
11:00-1:30 PM at the Moss Funeral Home in Germantown.
Memorials can be made to the
American Cancer Society and will be received at the funeral home.