Mary Ellen Ketteler, 96, of Pleasant Hill, MO, formerly of Petersburg, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017 at her daughter’s home in Pleasant Hill, MO.
Mary is survived by two daughters: Pat (Tom) Freeberg of Maple Grove, MN; Corrine (Jim) Josten of Pleasant Hill, MO; son-in-law Mike Brands of Omaha; 12 grandchildren: Kerrie (Ted) Tabaka, Ted (Tami) Brands, Jill (Jay) Hoellen, Julie (Greg) Duhachek, Jeff Brands, John (Dawn) Freeberg, Tim (Jonie) Freeberg, Katie (Steve) Anderson, Michael (Trinayani) Freeberg, Jenny (Adam) Burns, Annie (Andy) Perkins, Mary Ellen Josten; 22 great grandchildren; brother-in-law Bert Ketteler of Petersburg; sisters-in-law: Rosie Seier of Albion and Donna Ketteler of Petersburg; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Laurence, daughter Linda Brands, sister Eileen Ketteler; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Jerome (Adelyne) Ketteler; Richard Ketteler; LaVern (Germaine) Ketteler; Theodore “Bud” Ketteler; Rita (LaVern) Reicks; Gerald and Cyril Ketteler; and Jerry Seier.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 at 10:30 a.m., at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church at Petersburg with Fr. Mark Tomasiewicz and Deacon John Starman officiating. Interment will follow at St. John’s Catholic Cemetery, Petersburg. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday with a 7 p.m. Wake Service at the church. Visitation will resume Thursday morning at 9 a.m. until service time.
Levander Funeral Home of Albion is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.