Mildred (Mimi) Ruediger Schmidt, 92, of Hermann passed away Saturday, October 18, 2014, surrounded by loving family and friends.
Visitation will be held from 4-8 pm on Thursday, October 23, at Toedtmann and Grosse Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11 am, Friday, October 24, at St. Paul United Church of Christ.
Mimi was the only child of Lillie and Connie Ruediger. Born in 1922, she attended the Hermann Public Schools. Her musical education began early in life, under the supervision of her father Connie, a pianist and member of various musical groups in Hermann. Mimi studied music in a St. Louis conservatory where she received her teaching degree. She taught vocal music in the local high school, opened a music studio where she taught generations of pianists and directed the St. Paul Mixed Choir for a decade.
By: Kate Engemann
HERMANN, Mo - St. George School has a religious theme each year to help celebrate their faith based Mission. This year the theme is IGNITE: Spark the Light. In conjunction with the community wide service project they are offering through SERVE St. Louis, they are closing their Mission week on October 17, 2014 with a grand event. The event is called “Light Up the Night” celebrating the unity of all denominations within our tri-county area.
A group named the “Trislers” will be providing the main stage entertainment. The Trislers, from Illinois play Christian music ranging from traditional hymns to contemporary Christian songs. They travel the state frequently and are a family act.
HERMANN, Mo. - The Annual Hermann Turkey Trot is quickly approaching and is set for Thanksgiving Thursday, November 27th.
This event benefits the Hermann Food Pantry and the City of Hermann’s Park Department. (Download registration form below)
Norma Lee Lloyd of Hermann, Missouri, passed away on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at Mercy Hospital, Washington. She had reached the age of 83 years 9 months and 27 days.
Mrs. Lloyd was born in Owensville, Missouri on November 22, 1930, the daughter of the late E.C. and Viola (Meyer) Brinkmann.
On July 26, 1961 she was united in marriage to the late Robert H. "Bob" Lloyd at St. Paul U.C.C. in Hermann. Robert preceded her in death on January 15, 2005.
Norma had her nursing home and administrators license & real estate license. She and her husband Bob established Frene Valley Healthcare System 60 years ago and owned & operated Frene Valley Heath Center & Frene Valley G & R Center both in Hermann. In 1994 they opened Frene Valley Healthcare South in Owensville.
Elizabeth "Beth" L. Atwood, 49, of Hermann, Missouri, passed away on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at Berger, Missouri.
Mrs. Atwood was born in St. Louis, Missouri on February 17, 1965, the daughter of the late Larry E. and Mary M. (Moss) Dever.
She was the wife of Walter Atwood. They were married June 28, 2008 at St. Clair, Missouri. Walter survives in Hermann.
BERGER, Mo. - Tuesday evening at 4:56 p.m. New Haven/Berger fire crews and Hermann EMS Paramedics responded for a vehicle rollover involving one car on Highway 100, just east of Highway B near Berger, leaving Highway 100 shut down for just over three hours.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP), one person was killed and a second was transported by Hermann EMS to Mercy Hospital with serious injuries.
(UPDATED: 7:14 p.m.) BERGER, Mo. - Highway 100 has now been reopened after being shutdown for 3 hours following a vehicle crash near the intersection of Highway B at Berger.
Fire crews from New Haven and Hermann along with Hermann EMS responded for the motor vehicle accident earlier this evening at 4:56 p.m.
Pictured on right is Allison Grzeskowiak, 1st time donor and Sara Ellis, Mobile Unit Associate. (Photo courtesy of HADH)
HERMANN, Mo. - Thanks to everyone who donated blood at The American Red Cross blood drive on August 15, 2013. The drive was co-sponsored by Hermann Area District Hospital & St. George Home and School and held in the St. George Gymnasium where 57 pints of blood were collected, 71 people who presented to donate and a big hats off to the 7-first-time-donors!
Each pint of blood can be divided into three components—red cells, platelets and plasma—giving our blood drive the possibility of impacting 171 lives.
Norma L. Whitman, 85, of Hermann, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at Frene Valley Health Center.
Mrs. Whitman was born in Arcola, Illinois on March 25, 1929, the daughter of the late Roy and Nellie (Grove) Diffenderfer.
She was the widow of Paul Whitman. They were married February 22, 1948 at Jonesburg, Missouri.
Pictured above: Assistant Administrator/Director of Radiology Matt Siebert presents Susan Lenger, OTA/L with hospital Employee of the Second Quarter certificate. (Photo courtesy of HADH)
HERMANN, Mo. - Susan Lenger, OTA/L (Occupational Therapy Assistant in our Rehabilitation Therapy and Home Health department) was selected Employee of 2nd Quarter (April, May, June) by the Employee Appreciation Committee of Hermann Area District Hospital.
The employee of the quarter is selected by a committee of peers based upon the employee going above and beyond for the hospital and the community we serve. She received a certificate, corsage, and $50 gift certificate to Vintage Restaurant.
Pictured above: Rosie Branson, June Fricke, Shirley Speckhals, JoAnn Lenger, Darlene Schneider, Henrietta Bader, Ann Reed, Maxine Witte, Audrey Pottebaum, Barb Schutt, Anne Althauser, and Carol Paubel. (Photo courtesy of HADH)
HERMANN, Mo. - The Hermann Fitness Source Silver Sneakers® SilverSplash Program has completed its 7th year; time flies when you’re having fun!
Norman Horn, pictured above, takes a short break from his walk across the country to take a picture with his Coast 2 Coast FTK cart which holds his supplies for the trip.
HERMANN, NEW HAVEN, Mo. – Norman Horn, founder of Coast 2 Coast FTK, an organization that helps fight childhood cancer, stopped in Hermann, MO, Friday, August 8 and New Haven, MO, Saturday, August 9, on his way across the country.
Horn stayed overnight at The Stone Giraffe Bed & Breakfast in Hermann Friday before making his way to New Haven the next morning. While in New Haven, Horn stayed at The Flamingo Key. He left this morning, August 10, and is currently on his way to Augusta, MO.
Marie C. LaBoube, 90, of Hermann passed away Friday, August 8, 2014 at The Arbors at Victorian Place, Washington, MO.
Mrs. LaBoube was born in Litchfield, Illinois on May 29, 1924, the daughter of the late Henry and Theresa (nee Meyer) Meyer.
She was a member of St. Paul's Church Berger, MO. Marie loved to sew, garden and take care of her lawn, she also enjoyed traveling with her husband.
Mr. John Michael Schultz, 49, of Hermann passed away Thursday, August 7, 2014 at his residence.
Mr. Schultz was born in Fargo, North Dakota on August 22, 1964, the son of the late Harolyn (Zick) and Rev. Valerius Schultz who survives him of Hermann, Missouri.