Anna Marie Bartel, 91, of Nelson, passed away July 30, 2011, at Ashley Manor Care Center in Boonville.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011, at Meisenheimer Funeral Home in Pilot Grove. Burial will be in Salt Fork Cemetery near Nelson.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2011, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Salt Fork Cemetery.
Born Dec. 17, 1919, she was the daughter of the late John and Helen Cook Schmidt of Blackburn. On Sept. 7, 1940, in Mt. Leonard, she married Dewey F. Bartel, who preceded her in death in 1999. She was a farm wife, loved to garden and cook big meals. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Blackburn.
She is survived by one son, John Bartel and his wife, Pat, of Nelson; five grandchildren, Larry Bartel and his wife, Tonya, Dewey W. Bartel and his wife, Donna, both of Nelson, Judy Shireman and her husband, Eric, of Marshall, Linda Loesing and her husband, Thomas, and Barbara Riley, all of Nelson; nine great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; and one brother, Marvin Schmidt and his wife, Lenora, of Hemet, Calif.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son Charles Bartel in 1994.
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