Dolores Roethemeyer

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Dolores Roethemeyer

Dolores Mae Roethemeyer, 84, of Nashville, passed away at 1:38 a.m. on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville.

She was born on May 24, 1932 in Waterloo, the daughter of Edwin and Edna Luebke Junge. She married Ralph Christ Roethemeyer on December 22, 1951 in Nashville and he passed away on June 28, 2011.

Left to mourn her passing are two sons, Andrew P. (Linda) Roethemeyer of St. Louis, Mo., and Richard C. (Karen) Roehtemeyer of DuQuoin; a daughter; Susan M. Roethemeyer of Nashville; two sisters, Lorna Graf of Nashville and Sylvia (Kurtz) Steitler of Tennessee; seven grandchildren, Anthony R., Michael R. (Ashlea), Dillion, Kimberly R., Lauren and Tessa Roethemeyer; two great-grandchildren, Jackie and John; a daughter-in-law, Nathalie Roethemeyer of Shelby Township, Mich; and a sister-in-law, Esther Kemnetz of Nashville.

Also preceding her in death were her parents; a son, Timothy Gene; a brother, Kenneth Junge; and a sister, Evelyn Eagan.

Dolores was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Nashville where she was active in LWML, Ladies Aid and sang in the choir. She enjoyed riding bicycles in her younger years.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Nashville with Rev. Aaron Kotila officiating. Burial was at the church cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church or cemetery.

Styninger Funeral Home in Nashville is in charge of arrangements.

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