Emil E. Lamke
Emil E. Lamke, 80, of St. Louis, MO, formerly of Scheller, passed away
at 9:48 A.M., Saturday, January 10, 2004 at his residence. Emil was a
retired Layoutman for Alvey Conveyor Co. He was a member of the Epipheny
Catholic Church in St. Louis, St. Louis VFW Post 8888 and the Teamsters
Union. He was a US Army veteran of W.W. II.
Emil was born November 13, 1923 at Sesser, IL the son of Joseph E. and
Clara (Glupczenski) Lamke. He married Hattie M. Borowiak on May 15, 1954
at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Radom and she survives.
He is survived by his wife of St. Louis, five children- Ernest E. Lamke
and wife Tina of Scheller, Marlene Kabat and husband Bob of Scheller, Ronald
Joseph Lamke and wife Lisa of St. Louis, Gary Lamke and wife Karla of Nashville,
Nancy Humbrecht and husband Joe of Fenton, MO, two sisters- Gertrude Dressler
and Irene Lamke both of Scheller, one brother- Anselm Lamke of Scheller, fifteen
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister- Proxy Lamke.
Mass of Christian Burial was at 10:00 A.M., Tuesday, January 13, 2004 at the
St. Barbara Catholic Church in Scheller with Fr. Daniel Jurek officiating. Friends
called from 4 to 8 P.M. Monday at the Searby Funeral Home in Tamaroa. The Rosary
will be prayed at 7:45 P.M. Monday at the funeral home. Interment was in the St.
Barbara Cemetery at Scheller. Friends may make memorials to the Peregrine Society
at 2342 Hampton St. Louis, MO 63139 or BJC Hospice at 9890 Clayton Rd., Suite 200,
St. Louis, MO 63124.
Date: 12 Jan 2004
Source: Du Quoin Evening Call
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman