Rose Marie Hoer (nee Vogt), 91, of Washington, passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur. She was born February 11, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Edward and Marie (nee Schulte) Vogt and was united in marriage to the late Melvin Hoer on May 19, 1951, in St. Louis. Rose was an especially devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who loved to spend time with her grandchildren. She enjoyed her time building close friendships for more than fifty years through her monthly card clubs and watching golf on television. She was employed by Zero Manufacturing/Clemco Industries Corporation for over 40 years.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at 10 am at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church. Interment will follow in the Church cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday, March 8, from 4 until 8 pm at Miller Funeral Home. Memorial donations are appreciated to Shriners Hospital for Children or St. Louis Children’s Hospital.
Rose is survived by five children, Jan Schuhmacher and husband Jim of Washington, Joan Boland and husband Terry of Washington, Mary Ellen Hellebusch and husband Neal of Washington, Karen Timpe and husband Herb of Washington, and Michael Hoer and wife Erica of Union; twelve grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren; other relatives, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Mel Hoer; and five siblings, Harry and Walter Vogt, Margaret Collins, Catherine Brueckmann, and Ann Slight.