Gladys R. Faes

Gladys R. Faes, 92, of Hermann, Missouri, passed away Thursday, December 16, 2010, at St. Mary's Health Center, Jefferson City, Mo. Mrs. Faes was born in Berger, Missouri on May 3, 1918, the daughter of the late Ferdinand and Rose (Parks) Gatzemeyer. She was the widow of Donald Faes. They were united in marriage on May 11, 1940, at St. George Church, Hermann, Missouri. He preceded her in death on March 7, 2001. She was a member of St. George Church, Hermann, Missouri, where she was a member of the Ladies Sodality and she was a member of the Legion of Mary. She sold Avon for over 20 yeas. After that, she became the owner and operator of the B & B Style Shop in Hermann for 40 years. Gladys is survived by her daughter, Judith Walkenbach and husband Steve of Jefferson City; a son-in-law, Robert Bracht of Hermann; a sister, Vera Wehrle of Hermann, a sister-in-law, Janette Faes of Hermann; four grandchildren, Tammy Eikermann, Craig and Chad Walkenbach and Stephanie Allbritton. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a daughter, Brenda Bracht; a sister, Dorothy Horstmann and two grandchildren, Joe and Brian Bracht. Funeral services will be held at St. George Church, Hermann, Missouri at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, December 20, with Father Bill Debo officiating. Visitation will be 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Sunday, at the Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann, Missouri. Burial will be at St. George Cemetery, Hermann, Missouri. Memorials may be given to St. George Church or Hermann Hospital, c/o Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home.

Published December 19, 2010