SIKESTON -- Ute Childers, 65, died Feb. 27, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born March 25, 1942, in Jagerndorf Sudetenland, Germany, to the late Werner and Herta Ammicht Awolin, she was a member of Eagles Aerie 3319 Ladies Auxiliary and a longtime resident of Sikeston, adopting numerous families in America. Before retirement, she had been employed by Brown Shoe Company.
Survivors include: three brothers, Karl Heinz Steinberg, Gunnar Steinberg and Ingo Steinberg.
Visitation is from noon until service time at 1 p.m. Saturday at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Kelley Grubbs, pastor of Murray Lane Baptist Church, will officiate.
A private disposition of cremains will occur at a later date.