Irene R. Abbett NEE Kimminau, 87, of St. Louis passed away at her home on Friday October 26, 2018. Irene was the daughter of the late Ferdinand Kimminau and wife Mary NEE Lienart. She was born on February 28, 1931, in Nuckolls, Nebraska.
Irene is preceded in death by her parents, Ferdinand and Mary Kimminau, daughter, Denise Abbett, siblings, Terry Kimminau, and Sister Mary Matthew, and great grandchild, Rhyan Miles.
Irene is survived by her children: Jacqulin and John Beucke, John and Jeanne Abbett, Arthur and Kathy Abbett, Barry and Tina Abbett, and Barbara and Jeff Oberle, brothers; Father Irenaeus, and Herbert and Mary Lee Kimminau, sisters; Stephanie Straatmann, Agnes Piontek, and Erna Kimminau, 10 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
A vistiation will be held on Monday October 29, 2018 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. with a rosary at 3:30 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. John’s Gildehaus Church in Villa Ridge on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. and the burial will immediately follow at the church cemetery.
Memorials are to the St. John’s Gildehaus Church or Vitas Hospice.