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Trenton, IL 62293

Frieda C. Kohlbrecher



  Visitation:  Tuesday, March 18, 2008           4:00-9:00 PM
                     Wednesday, March 19, 2008     8:00-9:45 AM
                     Moss Funeral Home, Trenton

  Services:   Wednesday, March 19, 2008      10:00 AM
                    St. Mary Catholic Church, Trenton



Frieda C. Kohlbrecher (nee Venhaus), 94, of Trenton died Sunday, March 16, 2007 at Carlyle Health Care Center in Carlyle. 

She was born February 6, 1914 in Aviston to Bernard and Catherine (Dall) Venhaus: they preceded her in death. 

She married Joseph Kohlbrecher September 25, 1940 at St. Francis Church in Aviston; he preceded her in death November 24, 1997. 

Also preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Elizabeth Kohlbrecher; brothers, Ludwig and Lawrence “Pep” Venhaus; sisters, Marcella Venhaus, Alma Rohling and Florence Holtgrave; brothers-in-law Edmund Rohling and Orville Kues, and a sister-in-law, Marie Venhaus. 

Surviving are sons, Daniel (Sharon) Kohlbrecher and Bernard (Pam) Kohlbrecher all of Trenton. 

A daughter, Kathryn “Kit” (Maurice) Timmermann of St. Rose. 

10 grandchildren Michelle (Brad) Maue, Beth (Michael) Gross, Jay (Sharon) Timmermann, Brent (Cheryl) Timmermann, Kelly (Martin) Zeller, Craig (Roxanne) Kohlbrecher, Kevin (Angie) Kohlbrecher, Cory Kohlbrecher, Jeff Kohlbrecher and Nicole Kohlbrecher. 

10 great grandchildren Paige and Blake Maue, Devon, Lauren and Jordyn Gross, Alison and Jacob Zeller, Madelyn and Reese Kohlbrecher, Keegan Kohlbrecher. 

Brothers Edwin Venhaus of Aviston, Elmer “Bud” Venhaus of Trenton, and Bernard (Rosemary) Venhaus of Aviston. 

Sisters, Esther Kues of Florissant, MO, Elvira (Lawrence) Tonnies of Trenton. 

Sister-in-law, Blanche Venhaus of Trenton. 

Brother–in-law, Cletus Holtgrave of St. Rose. 

Frieda was a homemaker. 

Member of St. Mary Catholic Church and Altar Sodality in Trenton 

Mass of Christian burial will be Wednesday, March 19, 2008 at 10:00 AM St. Mary Catholic Church in Trenton with Fr. James Dougherty officiating. Interment St. Mary Cemetery, Trenton. 

Visitation will be Tuesday, March 18, 2008 from 4:00-9:00 PM and again on Wednesday, March 19, 2008 from 8:00-9:45 AM at the Moss Funeral Home in Trenton. 

Memorials can be made to St. Mary Church and will be received at the funeral home .



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