Obit -- Pruemer

Patricia Pruemer

Patricia A. “Patty” Pruemer, 77, of Teutopolis, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, surrounded by her husband and family.
A funeral mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Sept. 11, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, with burial in St. Francis Cemetery. A C.C.W. rosary will be held at 3 p.m., followed by visitation until 6 p.m. Sunday at the church.
Memorial donations may be made to Community Support System in Teutopolis.
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Patty was born October 1, 1939, in Effingham, the daughter of Louis and Ruby (Bushue) Lidy. She married Larry F. Pruemer on June 17, 1961. He survives. Patricia was a member of St. Francis Church, Red Hat Ladies Club, member of the Council of Catholic Women, homemaker and worked at Martins IGA.
She enjoyed hummingbirds, antiquing, collecting ruby red dishes with Larry, and enjoyed spending time with her family. Patricia also enjoyed her Wednesday morning coffee club, collecting teapots and loved to read novels.
Patty is survived by her husband, Larry, of Teutopolis; sons, Dale (Linda) Pruemer, of Teutopolis; and Wayne (Shantell) Pruemer, of Dieterich; daughters, Diana (Del) Althoff, of Teutopolis; Sharon (Steve) Harder, of Shumway; JoEllen (Jason) Steinhebel, of Canton, Michigan; and Mary Beth (Corey) Sandschafer, of Teutopolis; brother, Larry Lidy, of Sherman, Texas; sisters, Glenda Hartke, of Effingham; Janice (Charles) Heuerman, of Teutopolis; and Kathy (Mike) Thoele, of Teutopolis; 12 grandchildren, Maci Pruemer, Jared Pruemer, Danielle Faber, Dee Dee Althoff, Lee Althoff, Matthew Harder, Benjamin Harder, Daniel Harder, Riley Steinhebel, Julia Steinhebel, Jamie Sandschafer and Hunter Sandschafer; and 3 great-grandchildren, Barrett Harder, Alayna Harston and Leah Faber.
Patty was preceded in death by her parents.