Gertrude Winschel

Friday, June 20, 2003

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Gertrude R. Winschel, 93, of Perry County died Wednesday, June 18, 2003, at her home.

She was born in Perry County on Dec. 19, 1909, the daughter of Hugo J. and Caroline Wibbenmeyer Winschel.

She was a homemaker. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Apple Creek, Mo.

She is survived by two brothers, Norbert Winschel of St. Louis and Adolph Winschel of Lawrenceville, Ga.; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother and three sisters.

Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the Miller Family Funeral Home in Perryville. Parish prayers will be said at 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Visitation will continue from 6:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Monday. The rosary will be recited at 9 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Apple Creek with the Rev. Alphonse Hoernig officiating.

Burial will be at St. Michael's Cemetery in Apple Creek.