Oliver Hoehn

Friday, October 13, 2006

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Oliver "Ollie" Hoehn, 86, of Perryville died Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2006, at his home.

He was born July 27, 1920, in St. Louis, son of Edward and Emma Popp Hoehn. He and Mary Williams were married June 11, 1968.

Hoehn was owner and operator of Ollie's Sales and Service, and also farmed. He was a member of Disabled American Veterans Post 94, former member of VFW Post 4282, American Legion Post 133 and Grace Lutheran Church in St. Louis.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and received a Purple Heart.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Gloria Hoehn and Olivia Roberts of Perryville; a son, Tim Hoehn of Perryville; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a sister and a grandson.

Friends may call at Young and Sons Funeral Home from 4 to 9 p.m. today, and Saturday from 6:30 a.m. until time of service. An American Legion wake will be held tonight at 7.

The funeral will be at noon Saturday at the funeral home. The Rev. Dennis Cebulak will officiate. Burial will be in Hoehn Family Cemetery, with military rites provided by VFW Post 4282.