Marcella Pobst

Thursday, April 10, 2008
Marcella Pobst

CHAFFEE, Mo. — Marcella Pobst, 96, of Chaffee died Wednesday, April 9, 2008, at Chaffee Nursing Center.

She was born Aug. 1, 1911, at Randles, daughter of Anton Joseph and Corena Eve Mier Reiminger. She and Frank T. Pobst were married Feb. 19, 1936. He died Jan. 31, 1991.

Pobst moved to Chaffee in 1960 from Caney Creek. She retired from Florsheim Shoe Co. in Chaffee in 1975. She was a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church and Daughters of St. Ambrose.

Survivors include two sons, Gary and Melvin Pobst of Oran, Mo.; two daughters, Alice Glaus of Scott City, Judy Sanders of Oak Ridge; a brother, Raymond Reiminger of Jackson; nine grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and three great-stepgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a sister, two brothers and a grandson.

Visitation will be after 4 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee. Parish prayers will be at 7:30, followed by Knights of Columbus prayers at 7:45.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Ambrose Church, with the Rev. Ralph Duffner officiating. Burial will be in St. Ambrose Cemetery.