Buechting, Ruth M.
Date: Thurs, Sept 17, 2009
Time: 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Mahn Twin City Chapel-, 515 Collins, Festus, MO 63028
Date: Fri, Sept 18, 2009
Mahn Twin City Chapel-Festus
Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Crystal City, MO
American Heart Association
Ruth M. (Overberg) Buechting, 87, of Festus, MO entered into rest Mon, Sept 14, 2009 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center, Crystal City. She had been the owner of Overberg Draperies. Born May 22, 1922, in New Baden, IL, to the late Henry & Lillian (Griesbaum) Overberg. She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred "Jiggs" Buechting.
She is survived by a son, Donald (Jan) Buechting of Festus, MO; daughters: Linda (Gerry) Simmons of Hermitage, MO and Janice West of Festus, MO; brother, Jerry (Sandy) Overberg of Crystal City, MO; sister, Ardelle Hill of Tustin, CA; 7 grandchildren: Carrie, Jim, Kim, Jeff, Matt, Mike & Bill; and 2 great grandchildren: Joey & Chase.
In addition to her husband and parents she is preceded in death by a son, James Buechting and sister, Florence McBride.
She is a member of Elks Ladies Auxiliary #1721, American Legion Ladies Auxiliary #253 and she enjoyed playing cards. She loved Cardinal baseball and had attended Sportsman Stadium, the old Busch Stadium and the new Busch stadium.
Rev Dennis Heck will officiate service.