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 in Ste. Genevieve. She married Richard L. O’Bryan on February 26th, 1973. She is also survived by two sons and a daughter in law, Michael and Toni Schwent of Lumberton, Texas and William Schwent of Virginia Beach, Virginia; a daughter and son in law, Richelle and Claude Trigg of Moorcroft,Read More →

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 suffered for several years with tumor of the bladder and had always attended to his duties when his health permitted, but the past six weeks or so his condition became worse and he was confined to his home.Mr. Lurk was born in Baden, Germany, on October 16th, 1843. TA/hue stillRead More →

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 he was stricken with paralysis. His age was 67 years, 4 mo., 20 days. Of late he has been able to get about but his health was badly impaired and last Wednesday he passed away suddenly from the effects of heart failure. The funeral will be held this morning, Saturday,Read More →

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 Rosina (Rose) Hoog, and grew up in womanhood in her native place. On Sept. 10, 1896, she was married to Charles Trautman. This union was blessed with 8 children, of whom 7 survive. The second, Veronica, having died in infancy. Surviving are: Rose, Joseph, Anton, Christina, Edwin, Raymond and Louis.Read More →