Gustave "Gus" Joseph Koepke, 84, of Bland, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, June 1, 2013 at his home.
Mr. Koepke was born in Owensville, Missouri on March 10, 1929, the son of the late George and Hattie (Bunners) Koepke.
He was the husband of the late Goldie (Oetting) Koepke. They were married April 28, 1955.
Gus was a member of Woolam Methodist Church, Owensville, Missouri. He worked at Bevco in Hermann and he also farmed.
He is survived by a son Bobby Koepke of Bland, Missouri, a daughter Brenda Loughridge & husband George of Bland, a daughter-in-law Linda Allen of Vista, California, three brothers Fred Koepke of Gerald, Missouri, Don Koepke & wife Martha of Minnesota and George Koepke, Jr. & wife Carol of Pendleton, Missouri, two sisters Marie Woemmel of Belle, Missouri and Esther Glandon of Owensville, Missouri, by six grandchildren Glenn Jr., Kathy, Shane, Kaylan, Logan and Emily and a great granddaughter Dakota. He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, a son Glenn, two brothers Richard & David Koepke and a sister Shirley Hoelscher.
Visitation will be Wednesday 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann, Missouri, where funeral services will follow at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Dan Jarvis officiating.
Burial will be at Loutre Island Cemetery, McKittrick, Missouri.
Memorials may be given to families choice. C/O Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home.