Madelle E. Towers
Madelle E. Towers, nee Boehmer, 95, of Freeburg, IL, born August 19, 1911, in Hamburg, MO, died Wednesday, December 27, 2006, at Freeburg Care Center, Freeburg, IL.
Mrs. Towers was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Freeburg, IL.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene R. "Bud" Towers, whom she married May 17, 1933, and who died August 27, 1974; her parents, Anthony and Katherine, nee Engelmeyer, Boehmer; a brother, Sylvester Boehmer; and two sisters, Estelle Sammelman and Florence Skrivan.
She is survived by two sons, Gary (Bonnie) Towers and Dale Towers, both of Freeburg, IL;
three grandchildren, Brad (Kim) Towers and Connie (Rick) Trout, both of Freeburg, IL,
and Tracy (Robert) Waller of St. Libory, IL;
and seven great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Catholic School. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Friends may call from 9 to 10:45 a.m. Friday, December 29, 2006, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL.
Funeral procession will leave at 10:45 a.m. Friday, December 29, 2006, from George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL, for an 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Freeburg, IL, with the Rev. Mark Reyling officiating.
Burial will be at St. Joseph Cemetery, Freeburg, IL.
My sincere sympathy goes out to Madelle's entire family. I only recently met her on my visits, but could tell she was greatly loved by her family. I wish I could have gotten to know her better, she seemed to have a fun loving great spirit. Thank you for letting me be a small part of your life. Your in my prayers.
CARRIE STEINWAGNER, HECKER, Illinois, 62248
Michael Wakeman, , ,
Brad and KIm and the Towers family have my deepest sympathy.
Hard time right now for you guys but each day will get a little better.
Think of all the fun things and good times you had with Madelle.
It helps, ask me how I know.
I will be thinking of you and praying for you and yours.
Betty Schwebel, Swansea, , 62226
Our sincere sympathy is with you at this sorrowful time.
Warren & Norma
Warren Little, O'Fallon, ,