Margaret Ann "Corky" RackersJuly 18th, 2021
Margaret Ann "Corky" Rackers, 70, of Jefferson City, passed away Thursday, July 15, 2021, at Capital Region Medical Center, surrounded by her family. She was born September 4, 1950, in Freeburg, the daughter of the late August George and Elizabeth Georgiaetta (Fitzpatrick) Bauer. Margaret graduated from Westphalia High School in 1968. She was united in marriage on October 26, 2001, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Jefferson City to Glenn Edward Stinson, who survives at the home. They enjoyed 40 years being together. Margaret's work experience included being the Chief of Constituent Services for Governor Kit Bond's office and executive assistant for the Missouri Department of Corrections in the Division of Classification and Treatment. Margaret was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. She enjoyed watching her son play baseball during his years at Helias High School and with the Babe Ruth League. She and Glenn loved traveling around the country wherever their son, daughter-in-law and granddaughter were living. From Boston to Los Angeles, they were able to have amazing experiences together including watching their granddaughter play soccer and lacrosse. Margaret was especially close to all her sisters and brothers. She loved chatting on the phone with them and loved sending handwritten cards to everyone. She enjoyed spending time at home with her husband and their Dachshunds, watching sports, especially the St. Louis Cardinals. Margaret and Glenn found comfort watching the Catholic channel, EWTN, especially Masses. Survivors include her husband, Glenn; a son, Christopher Wayne (Shannon Curry-Rackers) Rackers, Overland Park, Kansas; one granddaughter, Gabriella Christian Rackers; four sisters, Lorene "Renie" (Norb) Reinsch, Cuba, Missouri; Mary (Dave) Schwartz, Westphalia; Rita (Jim) Hinton, Jefferson City; and Georgiaetta "Poncho" (Marvin) Klebba, Jefferson City; and one brother, Henry Bauer, Wardsville. She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Patricia Lock; a brother, Kevin Bauer; and a sister-in-law, JoAnne Bauer. Visitation will be 9:30-11:00 a.m., Thursday, July 22, 2021, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, July 22, 2021, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery. Memorials are suggested for Masses or to Friends of Jefferson City Animal Shelter. Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Those wishing to email tributes or condolences to the family may do so at the www.dulletrimble.com website.