Category: Obituaries

O’Bryan, Elizabeth (Betty) A. (1944-2007)

Suntimes NewsDecember 11, 2007 A funeral will be held Thursday, December 13th, 2007 for 63-year-old Elizabeth A. O’Bryan of Farmington, who died at her residence Sunday, December 9th. She was born November 14th, 1944 in Augusta, Georgia, the daughter of William M. Labruyere, who preceded her in death and Filomena Marie (Loria) Labruyere, who survives […]


Steevens, Bernhard (1826-1893)

Bernhard Steevens was a school teacher by profession.  He was born in the village of Mehr, Niederrhein Germany (Prussia) in 1826 and immigrated to the US in 1854, the year of his father’s death.  He eventually retired from teaching and bought a farm in River Aux Vases, MO, where he lived until his death in […]


Lurk, Gallus (1843-1915)

Gallus Lurk (click for larger view) At his home in Ste. Genevieve at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, December 13, 1915, Gallus Lurk, at the age of 72 years, 1 month and 7 days. The funeral took place on Wednesday morning after a requiem mass at the Catholic Church, to the Valle Spring cemetery.The deceased had […]


Trautman, Charles (1858-1926)

TRAUTMAN, CHARLES DIES AT AGE 67 YEARS In the death of Charles Trautman, which occurred at 4:15 o’clock p.m. Wednesday, May 5th, 1926, at his home on his farm north of Ste. Genevieve, this community has lost another very good citizen. Mr. Trautman had been in robust health until the Twentieth of last February, when […]


Trautman nee Flieg, Theresa (1871-1914)

From the Ste. Genevieve Herald At her home on the North Gabouri at 11 o’clock Sunday night, March 15, 1914, with acute dilation of the heart, Mrs. Theresa Marie Trautman, at age of 42 years, 6 months and 5 days. Mrs. Trautman was born at Zell, Sept 10, 1871, the daughter of Joseph Flieg and […]


LaRose, Francis Richard (1947-1961)

Not sure which newspaper this originally appeared in.


Basler nee Govro, Bessie (1893-1949)

From the Ste. Genevieve Herald.


Vogt, Roman (1833-1890)

VOGT – on Tuesday night, July 22, 1890, at his residence on the River aux Vases, Roman Vogt deid at the age of 56 years, 11 months, and 7 days. Mr. Vogt had for some time been suffering with a bad case of throat disease, which almost prevented him from swallowing solid food. He had […]


Kiefer nee Kreitler, Agatha (1832-1898)

Ste. Genevieve Herald, Nov. 12, 1898 DIED At her home in River aux Vases Thursday, Nov. 3, at 6 o’clock p.m., with liver trouble, Mrs. Agatha Kiefer, nee Kreitler, wife of Bartholomew Kiefer, aged 66 years, 9 months. The funeral took place in the Catholic cemetery at River aux Vases at 10 o’clock a.m. Saturday, […]


Flieg, Richard (1924-2001)

Richard N. Flieg A funeral was held Monday, August 20th, 2001 for 77-year-old Richard N. Flieg of Ste. Genevieve who died Friday, August 17th at his residence. He was born June 18th, 1924 in Zell, the son of Andrew Flieg and Philomena Grass who both preceded him in death. He married [living] Kreitler on September […]


Flieg, Joseph (1830-1892)

FLIEG – At his residence in Zell, Joseph Flieg died on Wednesday morning February 3, 1892 at the age of 61 years. The deceased was apparantly in his usual health until the evening before the demise. He had driven out to Kehl on Monday morning to see his brother-in-law, Peter Hoog who had been suffering […]