Dorothy E. Micheel, nee Merscher, 85
of Germantown, died Saturday, May 15, 2010 at Breese Nursing Home.
Mrs. Micheel was born January 25,
1925 in Bartelso to Frank and Dorothy (Loepker) Merscher; they
preceded her in death.
She married Thomas Micheel on
October 27, 1948 at St. Cecilia Church in Bartelso; he preceded her
in death on June 16, 1999.
In addition to her parents and
husband, she was also preceded in death by sisters, Barbara Kohrmann
and Marcella Hodapp; a sister-in-law, Viola Micheel; and
brothers-in-law, Elmer Foppe, Elmer Kohrmann, Marcus Hodapp, Paul
Micheel, and Leon Micheel.
Surviving is a daughter, Connie
(Mike) Kampwerth of Bartelso; 2 grandchildren, Jim Kampwerth and
Michelle Kampwerth; a great-grandson, Jacob Kampwerth; and sisters,
Lorraine Foppe of Breese and Rose (Roy) Pulver of Beckemeyer; and
brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Virginia Kennett of New Baden,
Roger (Marie) Micheel of Germantown, and Lillian (Clayton) Emery of
Dorothy formerly worked at the Wee
Walker Shoe Factory in Carlyle and retired after 26.5 years as the
head cook at Germantown Grade School.
She was a member of St. Boniface
Catholic Church and Altar Sodality and enjoyed bowling, bingo, and
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial
will be Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at 11:00 am
at St. Boniface Catholic Church in
Germantown. Interment will follow
in St. Boniface Cemetery, Germantown.
Visitation will be Monday, May 17,
2010 from 4:00-8:00 pm and again on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 from
9:00-10:45 am at the Moss Funeral Home in Germantown.
Memorials can be made to donorís
choice and will be received at the funeral home.