Rita A. Struebbe(1944 - 2013)

Rita Anne Struebbe, nee Rohe, 69, Marthasville, passed away Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Rita, daughter of the late Herbert Rohe and wife Olivia, nee Borgerding, was born Aug. 1, 1944, in Washington. Rita enjoyed watching television and doing her puzzle books. She liked taking care of her roses and her cat. She was the happiest when she was caring for her grandchildren. She adored all of them.

Rita was preceded in death by her loving husband of 47 years, Terry Struebbe; parents, Herbert and Olivia Rohe; and one sister, Shirley Haddox.

She is survived by two sons, Steve Struebbe, Marthasville, and Scott Struebbe and girlfriend Corey Walls, Augusta; one daughter, Sonya Gries-heimer and husband Jason, Marthasville; two sisters, "Tootsie" Frick and husband Morris, and Rose Strubberg and husband Melvin, all of Washington; two brothers, Orville Rohe and wife Sandy, and Tony Rohe and wife Sally, all of Dutzow; 10 grandchildren, who Rita adored, Ryan, Stephen, Robert, Steven, Emily, Lexus, Brenden, Sophia, Damen and Payton.

A memorial visitation was held from noon until 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at Martin Funeral Home, Marthasville.

A memorial service followed, beginning at 2 p.m., at the funeral home.

Graveside services were private.

Memorials can be given to the family of Rita Struebbe, in care of Martin Funeral Home, 510 East Main St., Warrenton, MO 63383.

To send condolences to the family, visit www.martinfuneral.net.

The Struebbe family was served by Martin Funeral Home, Marthasville.

Funeral Home

Lichtenberg-Martin Funeral Home - Marthasville
16137 S. Hwy. 47  Marthasville, MO 63357
(636) 433-2827

Published in The Missourian on Sept. 11, 2013