Florence S. Oexeman, 97, of Nashville, passed away at 12:28 a.m. on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at Washington County Hospital in Nashville.
She was born on April 22, 1919 in Venedy, the daughter of Herman and Anna Frye Maschhoff. She married Albert Oexeman, Jr. on February 22, 1941 in Nashville and he passed away on April 2, 1975.
Also preceding her in death were her parents, a grandson, Daniel Oexeman; a granddaughter, Ashley Oexeman; a brother, Albert Maschhoff; two sisters, Adele Segelhorst and Clara Maschhoff; and a daughter in law, JoAnn Oexeman.
Left to mourn her passing are two sons, Robert J. Oexeman of Willowbrook and John A. (Janice) Oexeman of St. Louis, Mo.; three daughters, Carol Ann (Rudolph) Benz of Affton, MO, Nancy J. (Fred) Smith of Windsor and Joyce E. (Kelly) Sheridan of Nashville; 10 grandchildren, Michelle Keller, Jeffrey Benz, Janelle Spanos, Jennifer Harrison, Bradley Oexeman, Sarah Shoot, Emily Hansum, Michael, Stephanie and Lauren Oexeman; 23 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; a brother-in-law, Paul (Myrtle) Oexeman of Nashville and two sister in laws, Viola Frederking of Nashville and Eleanor Oexeman of Superior, Wisc.
Mrs. Oexeman was a graduate of Nashville High School. She was a clerk for many years at Back’s and Borowiak’s department stores in Nashville. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Nashville where she was active in LWML, the cheer guild and past treasurer of the Willing Helpers Ladies Aid. She was a former member of the Washington County Hospital Auxiliary and enjoyed bowling and embroidery.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Nashville with Rev. Aaron Kotila officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday and again from 7:30 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 until 10:45 a.m. on Thursday at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Nashville. Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church.
Styninger Funeral Home in Nashville is in charge of arrangements. Online expressions of sympathy may be made at www.styningerfuneralhomes.com.