Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Pitman Funeral Home, 106 W. Lions Ave Jonesburg, MO 63351
Date: Thursday, December 10, 2015
Pitman Funeral Home, 106 W. Lions Ave. Jonesburg, MO 63351
Jonesburg City Cemetery
St. John's UCC High Hill in care of Pitman Funeral Home P.O. Box 126 Warrenton, MO 63383
Rose Stockmann, passed away on December 7, 2015 at New Florence Nursing and Care Center in New Florence at 100 1/2.
Born to Edward D. Ritschard of Bern, Switzerland and Annie Meyer Ritschard of Marthasville, MO. Following graduation from New Florence High School she married Milton J. Stockmann on January 23, 1943, He preceded her in death April 8, 1993 after 50 years of marriage.
Rose is survived by her daughter Carol (Thomas) Myers of O’Fallon, MO. Granddaughters Carrie (Scott) Blackburn of Wentzville, Tracie (Craig) Olson of O’Fallon and Sandra (Jeff) Henthorn of O’Fallon. 7 great-grandchildren, Nicole, Justin, Trevor, Eric, Brendan and Dylan, many nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her brothers Russell (Bertha), Walter (Goldie), Henry, Herman, Edward (Esther) and sister Mary (Kermit) Ellis.
Rose was involved with family and loved attending every event that her grandchildren and great-grandchildren participated in. She especially liked their ball games. Rose worked at Famous Barr for many years. When not at work or helping her family she worked in her huge garden. She was especially proud of her asparagus and tomatoes. She was an avid cardinal’s fan and watched every game. She especially enjoyed attending the cardinal game for her 100th birthday.