Nathan Rettig

Sunday, April 11, 2004

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Nathan Allan Rettig, 13, of Sikeston died Friday, April 9, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

He was born Jan. 14, 1991, in Cape Girardeau, son of Allan and Karen Scheffer Rettig. He was a seventh-grade student in the Kelly schools and was an avid racer, having won many races. He was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church.

Survivors include his parents; one brother, Austin Rettig; his paternal grandparents, Harold and Mary Rettig of Sikeston; and maternal grandparents, Clem and Evelyn Scheffer of Sikeston.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.

The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, with the Rev. Stephen Schneider officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.