Manfred R. Groemminger, 81, St. Anthony

Manfred R. Groemminger, 81, of St. Anthony, passed away at 5:40 a.m. on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at Brookside Village in Jasper.

Manfred was born on February 14, 1938, to Hugo and Luise (Muhlherr) Groemminger. He married Rose M. Stemle on February 11, 1964, in Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Schnellville.  She preceded him in death on February 9, 2015.

He retired as mechanic from Jasper Engines after 33 years of service.

Manfred was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church, the St. Anthony Community Center and the St. Anthony Conservation Club. 

He enjoyed his German music, working on cars, fishing and spending time with his friends and family, especially his grandchildren.

Surviving is one daughter, Becky Ann Schepers (Victor) Holland; one son, Brian Keith Groemminger (Jenny), Batesville; two grandchildren, Kaitlyn and Braydon Groemminger; one sister, Irma Mayer, Germany; and one brother, Werner Groemminger (Rosemarie), Germany; and nieces and nephews.

Preceding him in death beside his wife was one brother-in-law, Johann Mayer; and one niece, Edith Engst.

Funeral services for Manfred R. Groemminger will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, January 27, 2020, in St. Anthony Catholic Church in St. Anthony, with burial to follow in the Church Cemetery.

A visitation will be held from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, January 26, 2020, at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper, and from 9 a.m. until the 10 a.m. service time at St. Anthony Catholic Church on Monday. 

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Anthony Catholic Church, or a favorite charity.

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