St. Louis County
Obituary / Death Notices
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SAMPSON - Mary Virginia, dau of A J & Sallie
Sampson, was born 20 Dec 1870, and died 22 Aug 1877, aged 6 yrs 7 mos 26
das. - I G
SANDERS Mary A was born 11 July 1821; married to James
Sanders 27 Apr 1337; and died 13 Aug 1877...She was faithful to the
Church. May the Lord bless the bereaved husband and children, - T P
suddenly, Fri. Oct. 6, 1972, beloved husband of Wilma (nee Meier)dear father of Wesley, Jr., Sandra Meyers and Pamela Vincent, dear brother of Agatha Boedeker, dear grandfather, father in law, brother in law, uncle and cousin. Funeral Tues. Oct. 10, 10a.m. from Math Hermann & Son's Chapel, Fair and West Florissanat ave. Interment Valhalla, Visitation Mon. after 1 p.m.
Source: St. Louis Post Dispatch, St. Louis, MO, Oct. 8, 1972, submitted by Mary Weigandt.
SCHAFER – Elmore Victoria was a
bright girl of just ten yrs. She died in Kirkwood, Mo, 25 Dec 1877, on her
birthday … May the Lord bless the afflicted parents, bros & sisters. –
Thurs. Oct. 5, 1972, beloved wife of the late Frank Schanzle, our dear sister, sister in law, aunt, great aunt and great great aunt. Funeral Mon.Oct. 9, 9a.m.
from Jay B. Smith funeral home, 7436 Manchester Ave. to Immaculate Conception Church, Marshall & Moller Ave. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. Deceased was a member of Immaculate Conception Alter Society, Mrs. Schanzle in state Sun. 1 p.m.
Source: St. Louis Dispatch, St. Louis, MO, Oct. 8, 1972, submitted by: Mary Weigandt
SCHULZ, SOPHIE (nee Christen)
Thurs. Oct. 5, 1972, beloved wife of Elmer H.J. Schulz, dear mother of Elmer H.J., Jr., mother in law of Sherry A., grandmother of Cheryl, Jurt and Kent, sister of John Christen and Loretta Horn, sister in law and cousin, Funeral from Wacker Helderle Chapel 3634 Gravois ave., Mon. Oct. 9, 10 a.m. Interment New St. Marcus Cemetery, Visitation after 2 p.m. Sun.
Source: St. Louis Dispatch, St. Louis, MO, Oct. 8, 1972, submitted by: Mary Weigandt
suddenly Fri. Oct, 6, 1972 Cuba MO, beloved husband of Pearl Schulze, dear father of Gordon and Theodore Schulze, Jr. and Mrs. Judith Kruessgell, dear grandfather of Kathy, Michael, Ricky and Carolyn Schulze, dear brother of Irving Schulze, our dear brother in law and uncle. Funeral services Mon. Oct. 9, 10:00 a.m. Hutchens Mortuary 675 Graham Rd., Florissant Mo. Interment Calvary Cemetery.
SCHUSTER- on Sat. Oct. 26, at ? o'clock p.m. At her residence, No. 1803
???kory St., Edmee Schuster, Widow of Moritz Schuster and
mother of Edward and ???is (Moris?) Schuster, Internment at Coulterville,
Name of Deceased: Leonard Scollay
Obit: Mr. Leonard Scollay, of the Planter's House, St. Louis, died in Baltimore, last week. His remains were brought to St. Louis for interment. He has an extensive circle of acquaintances, who will read of his death with regret.
Death of Dred Scott – this rather celebrated personage
died in St. Louis not long since, a victim to consumption. Dred was
a free man, having been manumitted by his owner shortly after the decision
rendered in his case before the United States Supreme Court.
Mrs. Emily J. Seaver (nee Plato)
Oct. 5, 1972 beloved husband of Eleanore, dear father of Peter E. and David K. Senderling, and Ellen L. Steen. Private services and interment were held Fri. Oct. 6 O'Sullivan Muckle, Kron Service.
Source: St. Louis Dispatch, St. Louis, MO, Oct. 8, 1972, submitted by Mary Weigandt
SENTER - Emma was born 24 Aug 1876, and died 5 Sept
1877. Little Emma was a granddaughter of Rev W D Stewart, of SW-MO Conf. -
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SHAPARD – Bettie Lulu, dau of JP
& AM Shapard, was born 17 Jan 1874 and died in Gentryville, 26 Sept
SHATTUCK – Annie Carter was born
16 Jan 1847; was married to her now bereaved husband, Walter Shattuck, 20
Aug 1872. She joined the MECS in the fall of 1868, at the age of 21 … She
died as one asleep, 15 Aug 1877, aged 30 yrs 6 mos 25 das.
Marjorie Shawcross, 67, of St. Louis, formerly of Ava,
died October 6, 1984 at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis. She was a retired
inventory control clerk at AVSCOM in St. Louis.
Joel H. Shirley
Obit: --Dead. Mr. Joel H. Shirley, (son of Maj. J. A. Shirley, of Fayette,) died at the residence of Mr. Turner, in Carroll county, on the 12th inst., of Erysipelas. He was on a business tour for a St. Louis house, when he was taken sick, and died. His remains were brought to Fayette for interment. He was a very promising young man, and many friends join with afflicted relatives in deploring his early death.
Name of Deceased: Henry C. Shultz
Obit: --Man Drowned. --A passenger on the steamer Duncan S. Carter, fell from the hurricane roof of that boat, on the 17th, and was drowned. His name was Henry C. Shultz, and was registered for Leavenworth City. His papers, clothing, and a set of Surveyors instruments, will be left with the boat agent, in St. Lous. His body was recovered and interred between this and Arrow Rock.
SIBLEY – John died at his home in
Fairmount, Trimble co, Ky, having been a member of the Methodist Church
for 60 years. He was born 7 Dec 1797, in Prince Edward co, Va; removed to
Ky in 1814, and was married to Katharine Bibb Smith in 1824. In 1827 I
found the name of John Sibley on the plan of Henry circuit as one of the
28 monthly appointments. I have never forgotten his manly form and
gracious manner as he received me in his new cabin … He was an exhorter in
his early life – an office of great usefulness in the early history of
Methodism … He left children. – BW McCown
Fri. Oct. 6, 1972, fortified with Sacraments of Holy Mother Church beloved husband of Nettie Sigmund, (nee Hommel) dear father of Jean (McAfee), Bledermand and Jerry McAffe, dear brother of Margaret Boschert Sr, Mary Alcuin, C.P.P.S. Mary Frances Furey and Rosemary Gentemann and the late JOseph Sigmund, dear brother in law, father in law, grandfather and uncle. Funeral from Kriegshauser's West 9150 Olivebl. Mon. Oct 9, 9:30 a.m. to Christ the King Churs for 10 a.m. mass, Interment Resurrection.
Source: St. Louis Post Dispatch, St. Louis, MO., Oct. 8, 1972 submitted by Mary Weigandt.
Thurs. Oct. 5, 1972, dear husband of Minnie Silvers, dear father of Arthur R. and William A. Silvers, Anna Calendar and Norma Patterson, dear father in law, uncle and grandfather. Funeral from First Baptist Church of Meacham Park, 304 Meacham Sun. Oct. 8 8 p.m. Interment Mon. Oct. 9 1:45 p.m. Jefferson Barracks Cemetery. Visitation Sun. Oct. 8 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at T.W. Hale Funeral Home 1238 N. Kingshighway.
Source: St. Louis Post Dispatch, St. Louis, MO., submitted by: Mary Weigandt.
Susan Stuart SIMMONDS
SIMONDS – Mrs Lucelia was born 15
Apr 1832, in Buckland, Va; removed to Troy, Mo, when three years old, at
which place she lived to the time of her death, which was 29 Oct 1877 …
She left a husband and 2 children to mourn her loss. Her remains were laid
away in the beautiful cemetery of Troy, to wait the resurrection morn. –
SMITH - Dollie A. was born in Madison Co., Alabama, in
1818. Early in life she emigrated to Ind with her father's family; from
thence to Mo; where she was converted to God and joined the MECS in 18370
She departed this life 11 Nov 1877...She leaves a husband, a son and dau.
- W B Beagle
SMITH – Elizabeth Ann
departed this life in joyous triumph, 23 Nov 1877, at her home in Marion
co, Ill, aged 29 yrs 9 mos 18 das … She was the dau of Charles M Smith, of
this co. She leaves a father and sister in this co, and a bro and sister
in Mo. – Joseph Full
Fri. Oct. 6, 1972 fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, dear sister of Dorothy Chrismen, Elizaberth Merkel, William M. and Cornelius Smith, our dear sister in law, aunt, great aunt and cousin. Funeral from White Mullen Mortuary 118 N. Florissant rd., Ferguson. Tues. Oct 10 9:30 a.m. to St. Bartholomew Church. Hazelwood Interment Calvary.
Source: St. Louis Post Dispatch, St. Louis, MO, Oct. 8, 1972 submitted by Mary Weigandt
SMITH – Thomas L, infant son
of Thomas J & Mary F Smith, died near Rockford, Lincoln co, Mo, 20 Nov
1877, aged 9 mos 18 das.
SPARKS – Anna H, aged 6 yrs 28 das,
dau of JT & Kate Sparks, of Caldwell co, Mo, died on 22 Nov 1878. – JP
Pocahontas, AR--William Clay Sparks, 57, of St. Louis,
passed away in St. Joseph Hospital there, Friday (Sep 16, 1983). He
was born Jan 14, 1926 near Strawberry (AR), a son of the late Charles and
Grace Hamil Sparks.
Spreckelmeyer.—Dr. Gustave Spreckelmeyer, former
coroner of Gasconade County, Mo., died at his home in St. Louis, March 21,
at the age of 54 years. He was the father of Herbert A. Spreckelmeyer, a
pharmacist of this city.
SPENCER – Richard was born 1 Sept
1837; married to Miss Annie Gibbs, 5 Mar 1863 (?), and died at his home in
Claysville, Mo, 21 June 1877 … His birth, conversion, marriage and death,
the four most important events of a human life, all occurred in Boone co,
Mo. He has two bros & 3 sisters living in Mo and one bro in Minnesota.
His father and mother have been dead for years. They came from Maryland at
an early day. He leaves a wife and five children. – A Friend
STELTEMEIER - Sun Oct 27, 1901, at ? o'clock p.m. after a brief but
sever illness Mary E. Steltemeier (nee Heitkamp) our
beloved wife and mother, at the age of 69 years and 2 months.
STEPHENSON – Mrs Mildred died
in Montgomery co, Mo, 16 Sept 1877, aged 86 years (no genea. data) – John
T Hunter (Ky papers copy)
STERNE – Sarah, relict of the late
Major Charles Sterne, and dau of Col Joseph & Mary Brent Blackwell,
was born in Fauquier co, Va, in Nov 1804, and died in Carrollton, Mo, 16
Nov 1877. In 1833 she came to Mo and settled in Howard co, and from thence
in 1839 she removed to Carroll co, where she spent the remnant of her days
(eulogy). She spent her last days with her bro, Judge AC Blackwell, who
tenderly cared for her, and who is now the only surviving member of his
father’s family. – C Grimes (Richmond Xian Advocate, please
WILLIAM WIER STICKNEY. Born, 1830, at Enfield, N.H.
Son of Daniel and Lucinda (Smith) Stickney. Fitted at Kimball Union and
Exeter Academies. Studied law at Exeter with his uncle, Judge William Wier
Stickney, three years, and was admitted to the bar. Removed to St. Louis
and was admitted to the bar there in 1860, remaining through life. He was
for many years president of a private banking house, and of the St. Louis
Stoneware Company; later, secretary and general manager of the Alton Pipe
and Stoneware Company in St. Louis. Died, Jan. 21, 1899.
James Sties Sr., who made uniform for gen. Siegel,
dead in St. Louis
STREET, Alexander - A tribute of respect for Bro
Street who died 16 Sept 1877. He has been identified with this charge
almost from its organization, serving as steward, trustee Sunday School
Supt. - Rev W A Hanna, Pastor, Nebraska City, Nebraska
Wed. Oct. 4, 1972 dear brother of Nancy E. Britton, uncle, great uncle, and friend. Funeral from Wacker Helderle Chapel 3634 Gratiots Tues. Oct. 10, 10 a.m. to National Cemetery. In parlor after 12 noon Sunday.
Source: St. Louis Dispatch, St. Louis, MO., Oct. 8, 1972, submitted by: Mary Weigandt.
STROTHER – Mrs BA, beloved wife
of Robert Strother and eldest dau of Michael J Noyes, decd, of Pittsfield,
Ill, died at her home in Ashley, Pike co, Mo, 17 July 1877, in the
sixtieth year of her age. She was buried at Louisiana, Mo, 19 July … She
died in hope of life eternal. – A Friend
Col. George F. Strother
Obit: DIED---On Saturday, the 5th inst., at his residence, in St.
Louis, after an illness of a few days, Col. George F. Strother, formerly
of Culpeper, Virginia, but for several years past a resident of St.
Name of Deceased: Mrs. Jane C. Stuart
SUMMERS – Nathaniel P was born in
the State of Md, 17 May 1850, and died at his home in Lewis co, Mo, 24 May
1877. Two years ago he united with the MECS, at Mt. Moriah (Monticello
circuit). God bless his wife and babe. – L Rush
Obit: THE RIGHT ONE RECEIVED THE FATAL WOUND – SHE WAS NOT HURT.
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