Theresa M. Schmitt, nee Glosemeyer, 82, Marthasville, passed away Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at her home surrounded by her family. |
Theresa, daughter of the late Leo Glosemeyer and wife Rose, nee Willenbrink, was born Aug. 7, 1932, in Dutzow. She was united in marriage to Edgar Brautigam May 15, 1951, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Dutzow. After Edgar's death in 1986, she married John "Jack" Schmitt May 10, 1991, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Theresa enjoyed quilting, playing bingo, and was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. Her delightful sense of humor and ability to make those around her laugh will be greatly missed.
Theresa is survived by two sons, Dale Brautigam and wife Carol, and Jim Brautigam and special friend Angie Usry, all of Marthasville; two daughters, Diane Pataky and husband Jerry, Washington, and Kathy Koper, Marthasville; one son-inlaw, Perry Thompson Jr., Union; one brother, Leo Glosemeyer, Salisbury, N.C.; one sister, Ruth Jacquin, Washington; four stepsons, Steve Schmitt and wife Patti, Paul Schmitt and wife Michelle, all of Marthasville, Glen Schmitt and wife Elaine, Concord Hill, and Ken Schmitt and wife Manwella, Washington; one stepdaughter, Laurie Timpe, Marthasville; 28 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Jack Schmitt and Edgar Brautigam; one son, Randy Brautigam; one daughter, Doris Thompson; and parents, Leo and Rose Glosemeyer.
Visitation will be held at Miller Funeral Home, Washington, Wednesday, Aug. 27, from 4 to 8 p.m. There will be a rosary service beginning at 7:30 p.m.
A memorial Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Dutzow.
Interment will be private.
Masses may be said or memorials given to St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Dutzow.
The family is being served by Miller Funeral Home, Washington.
Published in The Missourian on Aug. 27, 2014