Obituary

OBITUARY: Washington: Ruth Frieda Czeschin Terschluse (May 25, 1930 - December 28, 2012)

Ruth Frieda Czeschin Terschluse, 82, passed away on Friday, December 28, 2012.

Mrs. Terschluse is survived by one son, Jeffrey and wife Jill of New Haven; one daughter, Janalee and husband James Hurst of Linn Creek; one brother, Paul and wife Sylvia Czeschin of Washington, and three grandchildren, Jacob, Justin, and James "Buck."

OBITUARY: New Haven: William N. Kelley (November 27, 1918 - December 17, 2012)

William N. Kelley, long time resident of New Haven, Missouri, a Kellwood Company executive and area banker, passed away in his home after a long illness on December 17, 2012. He was 94. Born in St. Louis on November 27, 1918 to George L. and Martha Warren Kelley, he was raised in Webster Groves and attended Webster Groves High School. In 1940, he graduated from Princeton University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering and in 1942 married Mary Helen Ramsay, also of Webster Groves. They celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary this past June.

After college “Bill” joined Monsanto Chemical Company and during WWII was involved in manufacturing critical military products for the war effort. He soon joined the Wenzel Tent and Duck Co., in St. Louis.

He moved to New Haven, Missouri in 1951 to establish a new factory for Wenzel, Hawthorn Finishing Company. American Waterproofing Company was acquired and he served as President of both. In 1961 Hawthorn joined 15 companies, all suppliers to Sears, to form Kellwood Company, a major manufacturer of apparel and recreational products.

He was President of the Recreational Products Division and Executive Vice President at Kellwood. In 1964, he became a Director of Citizens Bank of New Haven and served as Chairman of the Board from 1979 to 1995. At the time of his death he was still active with the bank as Director Emeritus.

OBITUARY: Washington: Stephanie Kathleen Kluba (July 14, 1996 - December 28, 2012)

Stephanie Kluba, 16, of Washington, passed away Friday, December 28, 2012. She is survived by her parents, Mark and Beth Kluba of Washington; her grandparents, Joan Eckerle of New Haven, and Philip and Lorraine Kluba of Washington.

Visitation for Miss Kluba will be held Wed., Jan. 2 from 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Oltmann Funeral Home in Washington, with a Parish Rosary Service at 2:45 p.m.

Funeral Mass will be held Thurs., Jan. 3 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Ann's Church in Clover Bottom.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to the Ronald McDonald House, Grace's Place, or Autumn Hill School.

OBITUARY: New Haven: Marcella Clara Haney (March 28, 1929 - December 25, 2012)

Marcella Haney, 83, of New Haven passed away Tues., Dec. 25, 2012.

She is survived by four sons, Kevin Haney and wife Stacy of Washington, Mo., Bob Haney of Texas, David Haney of Colorado, John Haney, Jr. of Washington, Mo.; and four daughters, Debbie Nicks and husband Lauren of Beaufort, Patty Rogers of Rosebud, Karen Cash of New Haven, and Chris Jokerst and husband Mike of Foley.

OBITUARY: Washington: Marjorie C. Kampschroeder (January 13, 1933 - December 22, 2012)

Marjorie C. Kampschroeder, nee Peters, 79, of Washington passed away Sat., Dec. 22, 2012.

Marjorie is survived by three sons, Rick and wife Lacy of Washington,  James and wife Deborah of New Haven, and Gerry and wife Peggy of Washington.

She is also survived by a special niece, Linda Kriete of Washington; six grandchildren, five step grandchildren, one step great grandchild, other relatives and friends.

OBITUARY: New Haven: Mary Jean Strobel (November 18, 1929 - December 19, 2012)

Mary Jean Strobel (nee Reeves), passed away Wed., December 19, 2012.

Mary was born in St. Louis, Missouri on November 18, 1929 to the late Alvin and Mildred (nee Norton) Reeves.

Photo courtesy Miller Funeral Home.

Memorial Visitation will be Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012 from 2 pm until time of Service at 5 pm at Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home, 1053 HWY C, New Haven, Missouri 63068.  Memorials in her memory may be made to the caring staff at the New Haven Care Center,  New Haven, MO.

OBITURARY: NEW HAVEN: Robert Francis Monzyk (October 1, 1918 - December 12, 2012)

Robert Francis Monzyk, 94, of New Haven, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at New Haven Care Center.

Mr. Monzyk was born in Washington, Missouri on October 1, 1918, the son of the late Theodore R. and Frances (Hoelscher) Monzyk.

Mr. Monzyk was the widower of Doris A. (Koch) Monzyk. They were married December 23, 1948 at Hermann, MO. She preceded him in death on October 7, 2007.

Bob was a member of St. Peter's United Church of Christ New Haven, Mo., where he sang in the choir.

Bob worked several different places starting as a delivery truck driver for Mautel's Grocery Store in Washington.

OBITURARY: NEW HAVEN: Gregory Martin Sheehan, Jr. (January 4, 1941 - December 5, 2012)

Gregory Martin Sheehan, Jr., 71, of New Haven, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at Mercy Hospital, Washington, Missouri.

Mr. Sheehan was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut on January 4, 1941, the son of the late Gregory Martin, Sr. and Mary Jane (Hassman) Sheehan.

Gregory attended Vanderbilt University before serving 2 years in the US Army. After his military service he completed his undergraduate degree at Westminster College in Fulton. While at Westminster he belonged to Phi Kappa Psi. He then attended the University of Louisville where he received his law degree.

OBITUARY: Union: Allen Lueker (January 30, 1940 - November 30, 2012)

Allen Lueker, 72, of Union, passed away Fri., Nov. 30, 2012.

Mr. Lueker is survived by his wife, Betty Lueker, nee Dreinhoefer.

He is also survived by two daughters, Susan Wilson and husband Don of Washington, and Amy Scott and husband Brian of Lee Summit; one granddaughter, Hillary Scott; one sister, Mildred Riley of Beaufort; and one brother, Bob Lueker and wife Pat of Leslie.

Visitation for Allen Lueker will be held Tues., Dec. 4 from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Oltmann Funeral Home in Union.

OBITUARY: Washington: Larry R. Pehle (October 14, 1935 - July 5, 2012)

Mr. Larry R. Pehle, 76, of Washington, Missouri, passed away Thursday, July 5th, 2012 at Missouri Baptist Medical Center, St. Louis, Missouri.

Mr. Pehle was born in New Haven, Missouri on October 14, 1935, the son of the late Ruby Henry and Sylvia (Rohlfing) Pehle.

He worked in the dairy buisness as a Field Representative for Dairy Farmers of America for 38 Years. Larry was also a part time farmer, and an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed fishing and coon hunting, which he raised and trained coon dogs. Larry was a very outgoing person who enjoyed visiting with everyone. He was a member of Immanuel United Methodist Church Senate Grove, Missouri, and the Missouri Coon Hunters Association. Larry was also served his country in the U.S. Army.

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