Oak Ridge Cemetery

also known as Black Oak Cemetery 

or Schneider Cemetery

Monroe Township, Section 17 West

Andrew County, Missouri

Directions: From Avenue City, south 1.2 mile on State Route O to SR W, 1.2 miles south on SR W.  There is a drive that runs from the road, through the gate, between Sections 2 and 3, about halfway through the cemetery until it reaches Section 1, and the goes all the way around Section 1. 

Section 2 

Section 2 is in front of Section 1 to the east, on the south side of the cemetery drive.  All of the stones are flat to the ground.

Name

Inscription

Photograph(s)

Baumgartner, Richard C.

1943-1945

026

Baumgartner, Ruth E.

1908-1997

027B

Baumgartner, Walter

Baumgartner

Rev. Walter

1901-1991

027B

Bradley, Alma E.

Alma E. Bradley

Sept. 18, 1931

Oct. 6, 1990

015

Bradley, C. Allen

C. Allen Bradley

May 25, 1932

Sept. 19, 1994

016

Fankhauser, Louis E.

Fankhauser

Louis E.

1911-1991

In Gods Care

030

Fankhauser, Mildred M.

Fankhauser

Mildred M.

1915-1956

In Gods Care

030

Flurry, Dolph Pennypacker

In Memory of Dolph Pennypacker Flurry

03/10/1947 - 04/29/2007

[mortuary marker]

038B

Gnuschke, Helen Lula

In Memory of Mrs. Helen Lula Gnuschke

01/17/1917 - 04/13/2007

039B

Hanni, H. Robert

H. Robert Hanni          

Feb. 4, 1923

Mar. 28, 1991

014

Hanni, Robert

Hanni

Robert

Dec. 3, 1892

July 28, 1962

In Gods Care

013

Hanni, Rose M.

Hanni

Rose M.

Oct. 5, 1896

Nov. 7, 1981

In Gods Care

013

Heckerson, Stephen Lee

Stephen Lee Heckerson

May 21, 1946

028

Hegeman, Harry F.

Hegeman

Harry F.

Oct. 11, 1898

Feb. 8, 1981

Married Mar. 11, 1925

012B

Hegeman, Nellie S.

Hegeman

Nellie S.

Mar. 6, 1904

Feb. 11, 1999

Married Mar 11, 1925

012B

Hegeman, Virginia Nelle

1935-1936

011

Heller, Blondelle

1908-1998

031

Heller, John H.

1908-1966

031

Huff, June V.

Mother June V. Huff                          May 26, 1922                           uncarved [Died Oct. 23, 2011]

035

Huff, Kenneth L.

Aug. 26,           July 31,                       

1947                1991

Kenneth L. Huff

034B

Karrer, Jacob E.

1887-1954

008

Karrer, Nora E.

1897-1977

008

Miller, Helen Louise Karrer

Helen Louise Karrer Miller

Jan. 14, 1927

Apr. 23, 1993

She sings with the angels.

007

Romang, Bertha F.

1894-1992

022B

Romang, Frances M. Koch

[private]

021

Romang, Kenneth E.

[private]

021

Romang, William F.

1886-1966

022B

Scheidegger, Andrew

1879-1964

005

Scheidegger, Anna T.

1885-1950

004

Scheidegger, Louise L

1901-1958

006

Schneider, Barbara J.

[private]

033B

Schneider, Carl W.

Schneider

Carl W.

Feb. 22, 1913

Oct. 20, 1989

017

Schneider, Clara M.

1915-2004

032

Schneider, Edward C.

1873-1951

003

Schneider, Herman F.

Herman F. Schneider

May 16,           Sept. 10,

1909                1985

002

Schneider, infant

Baby Son

of Mr. & Mrs. Raymond Schneider

Jan. 27, 1943

025

Schneider, Jerry Dwane

Beloved Son

Jerry Dwane Schneider

Nov. 19, 1964

Nov. 8, 1992

[two stones]

US Navy

019 020

Schneider, Kelly Deeann

Kelly Deeann Schneider

Dec. 28, 1969

029

Schneider, Lynette Joann

Beloved Daughter

Lynette Joann Schneider

Sept. 25, 1969

Jan. 29, 1989

018

Schneider, Mattie F.

Mattie F. Schneider

Nov. 13,          Jan. 18,

1918                2002

001

Schneider, Raymond U.

1912-1989

032

Schneider, Roger L.

1939-1997

033B

Schneider, Sophia E.

1885-1936

003

Schneider, Vesta M.

Schneider

Vesta M.

Apr. 17, 1917

Mar. 6, 2004

017

Smith, Rodney Keith

Son and Brother

Rodney Keith Smith

Oct. 13, 1969

Sept. 13, 1992 

037B

Sommer, Alma H.

1908-1936

010

Sommer, Anne M.

1896-1983

023

Sommer, Frances E.

Sept. 13, 1919  uncarved                                    [two markers] 1918-2005

043 043B

Sommer, Julia C.

[private]

024B

Sommer, Louis

1858-1943

009B

Sommer, Norman A. Mar. 24, 1918                              uncarved [died Aug. 27, 2012] 043

Sommer, Sophia L.

1863-1945

009B

Sommer, Wiliam A.

1893-1964

023

Sommer, William L.

Sommer

William L.

Nov. 23, 1924

Oct. 18, 1983

024B

Walker, Victor D.

Walker

Victor D.

Sept. 6, 1925

Feb. 8, 2004

036B

Walker, Virginia M.

[private]

036B

Section 3 

This section is on the north side of the cemetery drive, opposite Section 2. 

Name

Inscription

Photograph(s)

Cox, Carla S. Vette

Cox

Carla S. Vette

Aug. 16, 1961

Sept. 8, 2002

Aug. 12, 1990

035

Cox, John M.

[private]

035

Ellsworth, Charlene J.

Charlene J. Ellsworth               

Beloved wife and mother

Sep. 27 1931   Sep 19 2005

045B

Ellsworth, Forrest E.

Forrest E. Ellsworth                 

US Army Korea

Jan 6 1927       Jul 16 1997

046

Epperson, Clyde L.

Epperson

Clyde L.

Feb. 7, 1914

May 15, 1992

038

Epperson, Juanita B. Hendrix

Epperson

Juanita B. Hendrix

July 10, 1915

Mar. 19, 2005

In Gods Care

038

Fankhauser, Alfred L.

1878-1954

028B

Fankhauser, Carrie S.

1885-1958

028B

Fankhauser, Robert Leo

Robert Leo Fankhauser

Tec 4 US Army World War II

May 21 1915   Nov 8 1976

029

Gnuschke, Herman

Herman Gnuschke

Missouri Sgt 212 Hosp Ship Comp

World War II

Sept 16 1913   Jan 3 1973

007

Gnuschke, Mada A.

Mada A Gnuschke

Beloved wife of Herman

Jan 23 1916     Mar 25 2002

006

Hall, Alma Clara

Hall

Alma Clara

Apr. 13, 1913

Mar. 27, 1984

Oh, Master let me walk with thee in hope that sends a shining day down the future's broadening way.

In peace that only thou canst give; with thee, oh master, let me live.

042B 042Ba 042Bb

Hall, Irvin Colburn

[private]

042B 042Ba 042Bb

Harris, Charles E.

Charles E. Harris

Nov. 29, 1878 - June 18, 1965

004

Harris, Jeff

Harris

Husband Jeff

1880-1961

003B

Harris, Nora

Harris

Wife Nora

1881-1967

003B

Harris, Robert Vernon

1884-1977

005

Hickman, Charles E.

1918-1976

041B

Hickman, Marjorie E.

1925-2006

041B

Holland, John G.

Holland

John G.

Jan 13, 1915

June 23, 1985

002

Holland, Norma M.

Holland

Norma M.

July 13, 1932

July 30, 2002

002

Kelly, Emma J.

1903-1995

019

Kelly, George N.

1901-1967

018

Kelly, Jesse J.

1900-1995

019

Kelly, Marie M.

1902-1982

018

Krugh, Brianna Leigh

Our precious baby

Brianna Leigh Krugh

Nov. 14, 1992

020

Nauman, Woodrow F.

Woodrow F. Nauman

Cpl US Army World War II

Jan 23 1916     Feb 17 1994

Purple Heart

039

Nichols, Charles E.

Nichols

Dad Charles E.

Jan. 25, 1914

May 2, 1990

021B

Nichols, Georgia A.

Nichols

Mother Georgia A.

June 8, 1915

Aug. 12, 2006

021B

Patton, John David

John David Patton

Sept. 28, 1912

Dec. 10, 1984

040

Schneider, Adolph G.

1868-1953

013

Schneider, Alice A.

Alice A. Schneider

June 18,           Aug. 24,

1896                1975

033

Schneider, August C.

August C. Schneider

Pvt US Army World War II

Nov 30 1900   Mar 15 1981

032

Schneider, Blanche I. Walker

Schneider

Blanche I. Walker

Apr. 14, 1924

Jan. 25, 2007

044B

Schneider, Clara M.

1885-1974

014

Schneider, Eda O.

Eda O. Schneider

Dec. 20,           Mar. 13,

1902                1977

034

Schneider, George P.

Schneider

George P.

US Army WWII

July 18, 1919

Apr. 27, 2004

Jan. 18, 1946

044B

Schneider, Herbert B.

Herbert B. Schneider

Sept. 5,            Mar. 9,

1892                1972

031

Schneider, Hilda M.

1919-1973

016

Schneider, Leona P.

1909-1979

017

Schneider, Lisette

1875-1957

013

Schneider, Mary

1878-1956

015

Schneider, Philip G.

1875-1955

014

Schneider, Robert

1876-1958

015

Schneider, Theodore J

Theodore J. Schneider, Th. D.

1903-1952

009

Schneider, Velma R. M

1911-1993

030

Schnuelle, Arthur H.

1908-1968

010

Schnuelle, Erwin B.

1894-1952

011

Schnuelle, Fred C.

Schnuelle

Rev. Fred C.

1866-1946

012

Schnuelle, Martha E.

1873-1948

012

Schottel, Amy Lynn

Amy Lynn Schottel

Feb. 26, 1984

Feb. 10, 1992

001

Silcott, Larola Murl

Larola Murl Silcott

Feb. 1, 1935

Nov. 14, 1968

022

Sommer, Alfred V.

Sommer

Married Mar. 14, 1923

Father Alfred V. 1895-1963

025

Sommer, Arnold L.

Arnold L Sommer

Feb 10 1936    Jun 29 1992

023

Sommer, Carl

1890-1953

027

Sommer, Elma

1893-1946

027

Sommer, Frances E. Hughes

Sommer

Frances E. Hughes

Sept. 13, 1919

Uncarved

[two stones]

In memory of Frances E. Sommer

1918-2005

[mortuary marker]

043 043B

Sommer, Kenneth V.

Kenneth V Sommer

Pfc US Army World War II

Jan 10 1927     May 1 1990

024

Sommer, Lela V.

Sommer

Married Mar. 14, 1923

Mother Lela V.

1899-1975

025

Sommer, Merrill Wayne

Husband & Father

Merrill Wayne Sommer

June 6, 1947

Nov. 2, 1982

047

Sommer, Norman A.

[private]

043

Stuber, Alfred M.

Stuber

Alfred M.

8-20-1887

7-2-1969

008B

Stuber, Alice E.

Alice E. Stuber

Nov. 18, 1891

Mar. 5, 1981

026

Stuber, Minnie R.

Stuber

Minnie R.

6-10-1890

5-28-1989

008B

Vette, Ella R.

1899-1965

037B

Vette, Fred W.

1901-1962

037B

Vette, Violet Mae

Gone but not forgotten

Violet Mae Vette

1937-1945

036

 

Photograph Andrew County Tombstones (PACT) Project, 2012 

Pictures may be used for personal research,

but not for duplication or sale. 

This cemetery was photographed and documented by

Joe & Keith Stanton, 2005 

and Nadine Taylor & Betty Halvorsen, 2005-7.

THE Transcriptions (Taylor, Halvorsen, Eshelman) 

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