Irene Schuessler

Saturday, March 12, 2005

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Irene E. Schuessler, 91, of Perryville died Friday, March 11, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home.

She was born Jan. 9, 1914, at New Wells, daughter of Albert J. and Hulda Wunderlich Ladreiter. She and Edgar F. Schuessler were married Oct. 12, 1934. He died Jan. 11, 1985.

Schuessler was a former nurse aide at Perry County Nursing Home. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Mary Lankford of Perryville; two sons, Marlin Schuessler of Park Hills, Mo., James Schuessler of Perryville; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.

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

Friends may call at Young and Sons Funeral Home from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday, and Monday from 6:30 a.m. to service time.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Matthew Marks officiating. Burial will be in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery.