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 Verna <I>Prost</I> Esselman

Verna Prost Esselman

St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Death 8 Jul 2011 (aged 88)
Perry County, Missouri, USA
Burial Saint Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 79570124 · View Source
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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Verna Esselman

A funeral will be held Saturday, July 16th, 2011 for 88-year-old Verna Prost Esselman of Perryville, who died Friday, July 8th, 2011 at Perry County Memorial Hospital.

She was born May 16th, 1923 in St. Louis County, the daughter of Elliott and Zella (Hoffman) Prost. They preceded her in death.

She married Joseph Esselman May 2nd, 1950. He preceded her in death.

She is survived by a sister in law, Betty Prost of Belleville, IL; nieces, nephews and good friends.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Elvin Prost.

She was a homemaker and a member of Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church in Sereno.

Visitation will be from 8:30-9:50 a.m. Saturday, July 16th at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church. Funeral Mass begins at 10 a.m.

The Rev. Bill Rhinehart will officiate.

Burial will follow in the St. Mary Cemetery.

You may make memorials to Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church, Perry County Senior Center or the American Cancer Society.

Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville is in charge of arrangements.

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  • Created by: Margie Buchheit Hartle
  • Added: 30 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79570124
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Verna Prost Esselman (16 May 1923–8 Jul 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79570124, citing Saint Marys Cemetery, Saint Mary, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Margie Buchheit Hartle (contributor 47207928) .