Nancy E. Briegel(1939 - 2012)

Nancy Ellen Briegel, 73, Union, passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, in Washington.

She was born Jan. 27, 1939, in St. Louis, the daughter of the late William T. Musick and wife Loretto, nee Cooper.

Mrs. Briegel received her education at St. James the Greater Grade School, graduated from St. Mark's High School and attended two years at Southeast Missouri State University.

She was united in marriage to Thomas Briegel Oct. 8, 1960, in St. Louis. The couple made their home in Union. Mrs. Briegel spent her life as a homemaker. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Union.

Mrs. Briegel is survived by one son, Dan Briegel, Bay; one daughter, Erin Meyer and husband Jeff, Union; two grandchildren, Aubrey and Sean Meyer, both of Union; two sisters-in-law, Peggy Musick, Washington, and Pat Herbst and husband Augie, Union; nieces; nephews; other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Briegel; parents, William and Loretto Musick; and one brother, Donald Musick.

A funeral Mass was held Thursday, Sept. 27, at Immaculate Conception Church, Union, with Monsignor Matthew Mitas officiating.

Burial followed in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Union Food Pantry are preferred.

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The family was served by Oltmann Funeral Home, Union.

Published in The Missourian on Oct. 3, 2012