Laura M. Kapp
Laura M. Kapp, age 92 of Highland, passed away Sunday, March 2 at Relais Bonne Eau in Edwardsville. Funeral mass will be Thursday at 10:00 a.m. at Saint Paul Catholic Church in Highland. Burial will be in Saint Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Friends may call Wednesday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Thursday from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. at the Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland. Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Southern Illinois or Masses.
She was born September 08, 1921, in Aviston, IL, the daughter of Joseph Frank and Bertha Johanna (nee Poettker) Litteken.
On November 05, 1946, she married Edgar Ben Kapp who passed away on April 16, 2009.
She was a member of Saint Paul Catholic Church. She was also a member of Helvetia Sharpshooters Society, KC Ladies, VFW and American Legion Auxiliary.
Laura and her husband farmed Northeast of Highland, raising livestock and grain. They enjoyed traveling.
Daughter - Margaret A. (Eugene) Feldmann, Worden, IL
Son - Thomas E. (Deb) Kapp, Edwardsville, IL
Son - Alan C. (Pat) Kapp, Marine, IL
Daughter - Diann M. Washburn, Bunker Hill, IL
Grandchild - Terry L. (Michele) Feldmann, Metamora, IL
Grandchild - Scott A. (Julie) Feldmann, Staunton, IL
Grandchild - Mark J. (Cindy) Feldmann, Worden, IL
Grandchild - Danny G. (Ashleigh) Feldmann, Staunton, IL
Grandchild - Kendall K. Kendrick, Troy, IL
Grandchild - Kasey K. (Wendy) Kapp, Maryville, IL
Grandchild - Kylee D. (Kory) Kuba, Edwardsville, IL
Grandchild - Todd R. (Ashley) Kapp, St. Jacob, IL
Grandchild - Heather M. Washburn, Staunton, IL
Grandchild - Tyler L. (Danielle) Washburn, Staunton, IL
Great Grandchildren - Nineteen .
Sister - Ruth (Clarence) Kapp, Highland, IL
Sister - Jane (Joseph) Gephart, Aviston, IL
Sister - Judy (Jim) Boehler, Aviston, IL
Brother - Leo (Pat) Litteken, Albers, IL
Brother - Maurice "Matt" (Bonny) Litteken, Highland, IL
Brother In-law - Nelson H. (Marilyn) Kapp
Sister In-law - Lorene M. Hollenkamp
She was preceded in death :
Father - Joseph Frank Litteken
Mother - Bertha Johanna Litteken nee Poettker
Husband - Edgar Ben Kapp died 4/16/2009
Sister - Esther Trame
Sister - Irene Holtgrave
Sister - Bertha Thole
Brother - Chester Litteken
Brother - Leonard Litteken
Brother - Joseph Litteken
Brother - Stanley Litteken
Brother - Jerome Litteken
Sister In-law - Mary Ann Brown
Sister In-law - Delores "Sis" Litteken
Sister In-law - Frances E. Mersinger
Sister In-law - Alvera Kapp
Sister In-law - Margaret J. Werner
Sister In-law - Bernice M. Hollenkamp
Sister In-law - Mildred Kapp
Brother In-law - George J. Kapp
Brother In-law - Edwin Kapp
Brother In-law - John E. Kapp
Brother In-law - Andrew Thole
Brother In-law - Eugene Trame
Brother In-law - Steve Holtgrave
Brother In-law - Ralph Hollenkamp
Brother In-law - Bernard Brown
Brother In-law - Urban Mersinger
Brother In-law - Gary Werner
Brother In-law - Joe Hollenkamp
Dennis H. Tebbe
Dennis H. Tebbe, age 58 of Waxahachie, Texas and formerly of St. Rose, passed away Thursday, February 27 in Waxahachie, Texas. Funeral mass will be Thursday at 2:00 p.m. at St. Rose Catholic Church. Burial will be in St. Rose Cemetery. Friends may call Wednesday from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the Moss Funeral Home in Breese. Memorials are suggested to the family.
He was born September 25, 1955 in Highland, IL to Gladys (Knebel) Tebbe and the late Walter Tebbe; his mother survives in St. Rose.
He was preceded in death by his father; a nephew, Jeremy Tebbe; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Joseph and Priscilla (Thole) Voss; and brothers-in-law, Kevin Alberternst, Al Voss, and Leonard Alwardt.
He married Norma Voss on November 23, 1979 at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Breese and she survives in Waxahachie, TX.
Also surviving are his children, Ryan (Kelly) Tebbe of Bardwell, TX and Jessica (Daniel) Price of Waxahachie, TX; brothers and sisters, Jim Tebbe, Joe (Jan) Tebbe, Rich (Chrysa) Tebbe, Kathy (Ken) Jansen, Carolyn Alberternst, and Joan (Doug) Willis all of St. Rose; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Joseph (Dorothy) Voss of Breese, Margaret (Carl) Jakel of Breese, Ralph (Elaine) Voss of St. Rose, Jim (Peggy) Voss of Bethpage, TN, and Paul (friend Judy) Voss of Breese.
Dennis was a Correctional Officer with the Ellis County Sheriff's Department in Texas and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and Knight of Columbus in Waxahachie, TX.
Marie H. Luber
Marie H. Luber, age 94 of Highland, passed away Sunday, March 2 at Faith Countryside Homes in Highland. Funeral mass will be Friday, March 7 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Pierron. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in Highland. Friends may call Thursday from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:00 until 9:30 a.m. at the Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland. Memorials are suggested to Hospice of Southern Illinois.
She was born on Monday, April 07, 1919, in St. Rose, IL, the daughter of August "Gus" and Anna (nee Haselhorst) Wessel.
On Thursday, November 25, 1943, she married Herbert A. Luber who passed away on Monday, May 21, 2012.
She was a member of Saint Paul Catholic Church, Highland, IL; former member of the Daughters of Isabella - Sacred Heart Circle #237, Highland, IL.
Born at St. Rose, Illinois; attended St. Rose School. She worked at St. Joseph Hospital, Highland, IL, as a nurse's aide. Following her marriage she stayed home and reared her boys. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, baking pies and cakes and was very faithful to her church. She and her husband lived in Pierron, IL until 35 years ago when they moved to Highland.
Son - Denis A. (Silvia) Luber, Marietta, GA
Son - Joseph H. (Jan) Luber, Bloomington, IL
Son - Roy A. (Gloria) Luber, Kirkwood, MO
Son - Mark E. (Beverly) Luber, St. Louis, MO
Son - Ron L. (Diana) Luber, Highland, IL
Son - Lawrence K. (Teresa) Luber, Kingsport, TN
Son - Gary F. (Mary) Luber, Oswego, IL
Sister - Betty (Norbert) Venhaus, St. Peters, MO
Brother - Anthony (LaVerne) Wessel, Montgomery City, MO
Fifteen Great Grandchildren
She was preceded in death by:
Father - August "Gus" Wessel
Mother - Anna Wessel, nee Haselhorst
Husband - Herbert A. Luber (died 05/21/2012)
Brother - Alphonse Wessel
Sister - Veronica Gall
Linda Fisher, age 78 of Carlyle, passed away Monday, March 3 at her residence. Funeral arrangements for 78-year-old Linda Fisher are pending at the Zieren Day Funeral Home in Carlyle.
Lenore L. Frey
Lenore L. Frey, age 92, of Highland, passed away Thursday, February 27, at Gardens of Statesville in North Carolina. Funeral services for 92 year-old Lenore L. Frey will be Sunday, April 27, at 2:00 p.m., at the Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland. Burial will be in Keystone Cemetery in St. Jacob. Friends may call Sunday, April 27, from 11:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Meals-on-Wheels, or Keystone Cemetery.
She was born February 25, 1922, in Highland, IL, the daughter of Milton Fred and Linda Mary (nee Hug) Matter. On November 25, 1941, she married Ralph George Frey who passed away on November 18, 2004. She was also a member of Lee Iten American Legion Post 549 Auxiliary.
Mrs. Frey grew up on the Matter farm Northwest of Highland. She graduated from Highland High School in 1940. She raised her unique family and was a fun-loving lady.She was a member of the Out House Trio and took many trips to New Glarus to play for over 35 years. She wintered in Florida and she enjoyed cooking. She enjoyed travel and had visited every State, along with South America, Europe and Asia. Gathering with friends brought her great joy.
Survivors include :
Son - William "Willie" M. (Patty) Frey, Highland, IL
Son - Jerard "J.R." R. (Vicky) Frey, Lake Worth, FL
Daughter - Linda J. (Louis) Huffman, Statesville, NC
Grandchild - Gayle A. (Kristin) Frey, Highland, IL
Grandchild - Tricia D. (Brad) Rembisz, Highland, IL
Grandchild - Molly K. (Scott) Hemberger, Springfield, IL
Grandchild - Matt D. (Lucy) Frey, Butte, MT
Grandchild - Brian Huffman, Statesville, NC
Grandchild - Anna L. (John) Winger, Statesville, NC
Great Grandchild - Riley E. Frey, Highland, IL
Great Grandchild - Crue W. Frey, Highland, IL
Great Grandchild - Lyla M. Rembisz, Highland, IL
Great Grandchild - Clark W. Rembisz, Highland, IL
Great Grandchild - Phoebe J. Hemberger, Springfield, IL
Great Grandchild - Briar D. Frey, Butte, MT
Great Grandchild - Shasa K. Frey, Butte, MT
Great Grandchild - Olivia Lyn "Liv" Winger, Statesville, NC
Great Grandchild - Robert Louis Winger, Statesville, NC
Great Grandchild - John Carlyle Winger, Statesville, NC
Beloved Pet Dog - Lizzie .
She was preceded in death :
Father - Milton F. Matter died 1/4/85, Highland, IL
Mother - Linda M. Matter, nee Hug died 4/27/84, Highland, IL
Husband - Ralph G. Frey died 11/18/04, Highland, IL
Great Grandchild - Hank James Rembisz died 3/27/2007
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