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Marilyn M. Kirchhoefer

Mrs. Marilyn Kirchhoefer of Waterloo, formerly of Nashville, peacefully departed this life at her residence on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 4:04 A.M. She had attained the age of 93 years, 9 months and 29 days.
Marilyn was born in Addieville, on August 3, 1924, the daughter of John and Alice (nee Klosterhoff) Boeschen. She was united in marriage to Merrill Kirchhoefer in Addieville, on May 26, 1946 and he survives her passing.
Mrs. Kirchhoefer worked in St. Louis for a brief period and later in the Washington County Clerk’s office for 10 years. Marilyn was very active in community affairs as a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the Ladies Golf League. She was a faithful member of the St. Paul United Church of Christ in Nashville where she was a member of the Dorcus Circle and had served as a Sunday School teacher.
Left to mourn her passing is her husband Merrill of Waterloo; two daughters, Cynthia Cramer and husband Glen of Waterloo and Laurie Kissel of Niceville, Fla.; three grandchildren, Jeff Cramer and wife Sheila of Highland, Alysia Brinkmann and husband Daniel of Waterloo and Ryan Kissel and special friend Julie Foster of Savannah, Ga.; four great-grandchildren, Timothy Cramer of Highland, Airman First Class Alexandrea Smith of Warren Air Force Base, Wyo., and her husband Senior Airman Thomas Smith who is currently stationed in Quatar, Micki Brinkmann and fiancé Austin Bradley and Ian Brinkmann all of Waterloo; two step great-grandchildren, Katlynn Bussett who is attending Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Indiana and Taylor Bussett of Highland; a sister-in-law, Geraldine Boeschen of Waterloo; many nieces and nephews, as well as a host of friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, John Boeschen.
Funeral services will be held from the Campagna Funeral Home in Nashville on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 11:00 AM.
Friends may call at the Campagna Funeral Home in Nashville on Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the service hour.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Paul UCC Cemetery and will be accepted by the Campagna Funeral Home.
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