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Maxine Messmer

Friday, April 13, 2012

KELSO -- Maxine Messmer, 76, died April 11, 2012, at her home.

Born April 27, 1935, in Fornfelt, she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Bessie Irene Stone Burton.

On Feb. 13, 1954, in Kelso, she married Norval Joseph Messmer who preceded her in death on Aug. 4, 1990.

She was also preceded in death by a brother and two sisters.

Survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, Jeff and Tammy Messmer and Tracy and Gayle Messmer of Jackson; a daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Ralph Heisserer of New Hamburg; a brother, Jim Burton of Scott City; two sisters, Margie Schlosser of Scott City and Barbara Garrett of Benton; and six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and three stepgrandchildren.

Visitation is scheduled from 4-8 p.m., with parish prayers at 7 p.m., today at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at the St. Augustine Catholic Church with the Rev. Oliver Clavin serving as celebrant.

Burial will follow in St. Augustine Catholic Cemetery.