Carolyn M. Vogel-Braunecker, 96, Jasper

Carolyn M. Vogel-Braunecker, 96, of Jasper, passed away at 5:05 p.m. on Saturday, June 29, 2019, in Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.

Carolyn was born in Portersville on November 15, 1922, to Henry and Emma (Harder) Weber. She married Carl C. Vogel on December 14, 1940, and he preceded her in death on July 10, 1981. She then married Anthony Braunecker Sr. on September 14, 1985, and he preceded her in death on October 29, 1993.

Carolyn was a homemaker and farmer.

She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church in Haysville.

She enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening, her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and her dog, Peppy.

Surviving are one son, Larry (Brenda) Vogel, Jasper; one daughter, Dollie (David) Weikert, Crystal; four stepdaughters, Beatrice (David) Recker, St. Anthony, Martha Miller, Jasper, Annette Schepers, Celestine, and Marlene (Larry) King, Huntingburg; two stepsons, Jerry (Sandy) Braunecker, Haysville, and Kenny (Marla) Braunecker, St. Anthony; seven grandchildren, Lawrence Ward Jr., Loretta Hoffman, Mark and Tim Vogel, Chris and Ed Weikert and Carolyn Telford; several great-grandchildren; one sister, Laura Louise Cochran, Jasper; and one brother, Lloyd “Hobart” Weber, Hazelwood, Missouri.

Preceding her in death are one son, Roger Vogel; three stepsons, Kevin, Anthony Jr. and Donald Braunecker; two stepdaughters, Betty Jean Waninger and Virlee Gehlhausen; four brothers, Amos, Glen, John and Paul Weber; and one sister, Margaret Vogel.

A funeral service for Carolyn M.Vogel-Braunecker will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at Christ Lutheran Church in Haysville, with burial to follow in Haysville Community Cemetery.

A visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper, and one hour before services at the church from 10 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday.

Memorial contributions may be made to Christ Lutheran Church or to a favorite charity.

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