Leona J. Mueller, nee Beckmann, 99
of Germantown, died Thursday, June 24, 2010 at Aviston Countryside
Mrs. Mueller was born May 2, 1911 in
Germantown to Fred and Christine (Albers) Beckmann; they preceded
her in death.
She married Herman “Sam” Holtmann
September 10, 1935 at St. Boniface Church in Germantown and he
preceded her in death January 1938
She then married Aloys “Charlie”
Mueller on October 25, 1958 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in
Belleville; he preceded her in death on August 28, 2008.
Also preceded in death by brothers,
Martin “Mac” Beckmann and Leon Beckmann; sisters, Carrie Hagenhoff,
Florence Holtmann, and Grace Meier
Surviving is a daughter, Betty (Jin)
Frerker of Belleville; 5 Grandchildren, Mary Parker of Fairview
Heights, Brenda (Kenny) Voelkerding of O’Fallon, Nancy (David)
Wilhelm of Belleville, Dana (Chris) Reibling of Normal and Damian
“Kraut” (Lisa) Frerker of Belleville; 8 great grandchildren
Brothers, Alfred (Dorothy) Beckmann
of Germantown and Vernal (Nancy) Beckmann of St. Louis; and sisters,
Sue Kalmer of Germantown and Pat Kaatman of St. Louis.
Leona was a homemaker and avid card
player and quilter.
She was a member of St. Boniface
Church and Altar Sodality, and a charter member of the Germantown
American Legion post 325 Auxiliary.
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial
will be Monday, June 28, 2010 at 11:00 am
at St. Boniface Church in
Germantown with Fr. James Buerster and Deacon Rich Bagby
officiating. Interment will follow in St. Boniface Cemetery.
Visitation will be Monday, June 28,
2010 from 9:00-10:45 am at the Moss Funeral Home in Germantown.
Memorials can be made to Donors
Choice and will be received at the funeral home.