Madeline Thomure

Thursday, September 26, 2002

BREWER, Mo. -- Madeline Rose Thomure, 80, of Brewer died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2002, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville, Mo.

She was born June 27, 1922, at Kaskaskia Island, Ill., daughter of Roy and Millie Layton Pecaut. She and Paul J. "Tobe" Thomure were married Jan. 21, 1941, in St. Louis.

Thomure had worked in a factory. She was a member of Christ the Savior Catholic Church and its Ladies Sodality.

Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Mary Stewart of St. Charles, Mo.; a son, Robert Thomure of St. Louis; a sister, Lucille Ratcliff of Brewer; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, six brothers, and a sister.

Friends may call at Miller Family Funeral Home in Perryville from 4 to 9 p.m. Friday, and from 6:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday. The parish wake will be at 7 p.m. Friday.

Funeral Mass will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Christ the Savior Church. The Rev. Felipe Martinez will officiate. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery at St. Mary's Mo.