She was born Dec. 9, 1959, in Cape Girardeau, to the late Lary Glaus and Dorothy Arnzen Glaus.
Jo was a longtime resident of Chaffee and retired from Procter & Gamble. She was a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church. She enjoyed her dogs, watching the birds and spending time with her family. Jo was generous to a fault, a loving anchor to family and friends. We will miss her greatly.
She is survived by her husband, Robert Schwepker of Chaffee; two stepdaughters, Kelley (Greg) Branson of Sikeston, Mo., and their children, Aaron, Brianna and Micah; Bobbi (Tony Crader) Schwepker of Delta and their children, Zachary Schwepker and Colby Crader; her mother, Dorothy Glaus; three brothers, Lary (Betty) Glaus of Chaffee and their children, Denson, Denae and Leigh; Keith (Diane) Glaus of Whitewater and their children, Ashley and Trever; Stacey (Carla) Glaus of Chaffee and their daughter, Alecia; three sisters, Belinda (Danny) Tetley of Chaffee and their children, Meghan (Michael) Hendrix, Craig, Courtney, Neely and Tana; Laura (Wade) Sanders of Leopold, Mo., and their children, Wade Jr. and Matt; Maria (Michael Griffin) Glaus of Chaffee and their children, Jayden and Ryan.
She was preceded in death by her father; a nephew, Tyler Glaus; and a granddaughter, Sydnea Crader.
Friends may call after 4 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee. The rosary will be at 7 p.m.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Ambrose Church, with the Rev. Randy Tochtrop as celebrant. Burial will be in St. Ambrose Cemetery.