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Lillian Frances (Eldringhoff) Gloe

October 21, 1927 ~ April 18, 2019 (age 91)

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Lillian Frances (Eldringhoff) Gloe, 91, of Hermann, MO, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Frene Valley of Hermann Stonebridge.

Lillian was born in Americus, Missouri on October 21, 1927, a daughter of the late Frederick & Alida (Buecker) Eldringhoff.

She was the widow of Victor Martin Gloe.   They were united in marriage on April 15, 1948, at St. Martin's Church, Starkenburg.  Victor preceded her in death on August 11, 2009.

Lillian was a member of Church of the Risen Savior, Rhineland, where she was a member of St. Ann's Ladies Sodality.  She was a wife, mother, quilter, 4-H Leader and tole painter.  She took pride in her almost 600 restorations of trunks.

Lillian is survived by a daughter,  Kathryn Crow, of Hillsboro, Missouri; a daughter, Joyce Arnold & husband Jim, of Steedman, Missouri; a son, Jim Gloe & wife Geralyn, of Hams Prairie, Missouri; and a son, John Gloe & wife Judy, of Lenexa, Kansas, by 11 grandchildren, and five great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, by daughter who died in infancy, Joanne Marie Gloe, by her brothers, Vincent & Leonard Eldringhoff and Ludger who died in infancy, and by her sisters, Marie Lauer, Theoda Pohlmann, Alma Rose Heying, Geraldine Monnig, and Modesta Overkamp.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 23rd from 11:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. at Valentine Hall, Starkenburg, Missouri.  A funeral mass will follow at 1:00 p.m. at St. Martin's Church, with Rev. Father David Means officiating. 
Burial will be at St. Martin's Cemetery. Memorials may be given to St. Martin's Restoration Fund.  C/O Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home.

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April 23, 2019

11:00 AM to 12:45 PM
Valentine Hall
Hwy P
Starkenburg, MO 65069

Funeral Mass
April 23, 2019

1:00 PM
St. Martin's Church
Hwy P
Starkenburg, MO 65069

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