Hilda Vandeven

Tuesday, September 28, 2004

Hilda Magalena Holzum Vandeven, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 27, 2004, at the Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Aug. 26, 1909, in Leopold, Mo., daughter of Robert George and Hannah Marie Lenderink Holzum. She married Henry Charles Vandeven June 1, 1932 at Leopold. He died May 29, 1981.

She was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Glennon, Mo., and since 1986 the Immaculate Conception Church in Jackson. She was also a member of St. Ann PCCW.

Vandeven lived on the family farm in Glennon from 1932 until 1986. She moved to Jackson in 1986 before staying in the nursing home.

Survivors include two daughters, Virginia Conners of O'Fallon, Mo., and Jo Ann Arnzen of Cape Girardeau; four grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; a sister, Johanna Broshuis of Jackson; and a brother, Henry Holzum of Marble Hill, Mo.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel. Parish prayers will be at 7 p.m.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony's in Glennon, with the Rev. Bill Huggins officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.