|Birth: ||Feb. 3, 1911|
|Death: ||May 19, 2009|
Gleeta P. Nothnagel, age 98, formerly of LaGrange, MO, went to be with our Lord, who she served, on Saturday, May 16, 2009 at m. in Lewis County Nursing Home.
She was born February 3, 1911 in Clarence, Missouri the daughter of Ernest and Esther Moore Wood. On March 26, 1933 she married Carl Edward Nothnagel in Clarence, Missouri. He preceded her in death on July 21, 1987.
Mrs. Nothnagel worked at Wright's Grocery Store in Clarence and at Woolworth's in Quincy. She retired in 1973 after 21 years of working for Brown Drug Company in Quincy.
Mrs. Nothnagel was a member of Emmanuel Church of the Nazarene, where she was very active as both a Sunday School teacher and a Steward. Mrs. Nothnagel was also very involved with a weekly nursing home ministry. She received a Distinguished Service Award for the selfless contributions that she made to her church family throughout the years.
Mrs. Nothnagel was well known for her wonderful cooking and for her talent for sewing and quilting. She also enjoyed gardening, and in her later years, she spent much of her time tending the flowers in her garden.
Her greatest love, however, was her family. She treasured the time spent with her children and grandchildren. Mrs. Nothnagel's home was always and freely open to any of her family or friends who needed it. Her place was a home away from home for many of her nieces, nephews and friends who lived with her at one time or another.
Survivors include two daughters: Mildred Lund of LaGrange, MO, and Clara Reddick of Taylor, MO; four grandchildren: Vicki Wright and her husband, Barry, of LaGrange, MO; Barbara Bimson and her husband, Bradley, of Taylor, MO; James Lund and his wife, Vandi, of Concordia, KS; and Jerry Lund and his wife, Kim, of Taylor, MO; nine great grandchildren: Nathan and Shaina Wright both of LaGrange, MO; Kent Lund and his wife, Marci, of Kansas City, KS; Amber Brown and her husband, Phillip; Julie Cochran and her husband, Willie, all of Concordia, KS; Brittani, Andrew and Elizabeth Bimson, and Michael Lund, all of Taylor, MO; three great great grandchildren; a sister, Dicy Claussen of Clarence, MO; and several nieces, nephews and great nieces and great nephews.
In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents, a grandson, Joey Lund, and two sons-in-law, Fred Reddick and Howard Lund.
Services: Tuesday, May 19, 2009, at 11:00 a.m. in Emmanuel Church of the Nazarene with the Rev. Jim Frye officiating. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery.
Visitation: Monday from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home
Memorials: Emmanuel Church of the Nazarene or Lewis County Nursing Home
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of arrangements.
Created by: Lillie Riney
Record added: May 19, 2009
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