CHAFFEE -- Velda Marie Trapp, 89, died at 3:03 a.m. Oct. 11, 2003, at a family home.
Born Jan. 14, 1914, in Perryville, daughter of the late Jesse and Loretta Grampp Tucker, she was a homemaker and member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Chaffee, where she belonged to the Daughters of St. Ambrose and the church choir. She was also a member of the Chaffee American Legion Ladies Auxiliary 389 and the Chaffee V.F.W. Legion Ladies Auxiliary 3127.
On Jan. 26, 1931, she married Leo John Trapp who preceded her in death on Feb. 18, 1991.
Three brothers and one sister also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one brother, William Tucker of Huntington Woods, Mich.; four nieces; and three nephews.
Visitation begins after 6 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee with parish prayers beginning at 8 p.m.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Ambrose Catholic Church. The Rev. Ralph Duffner will officiate.
Burial will follow in the St. Ambrose Catholic Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to:
St. Ambrose School Library
American Cancer Society c/o Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel 203 W. Yoakum Chaffee, MO 63740