Obituary for Geneva Monnig, 80

September 02,1934 To July 17,2015,

5 to 7 PM, Monday, July 20th at St. Mary Church in Glasgow, MO

Funeral Services
10 AM, Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at St. Mary Church in Glasgow, MO

Washington Cemetery

St. Mary School or Hometown Homecare of Fayette

Jenny Rose Monnig 1934 – 2015 Glasgow resident, Jenny Rose Monnig passed away at her home July 17th with her family at her side. She was 80 years of age. Geneva “Jenny” Rose Monnig was born September 2, 1934, in Aholt, MO to Steve and Anna (Niekamp) Schaefer, Sr. She attended Aholt School in Chariton County. Jenny Rose married Gilbert Vincent Monnig April 14, 1953, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Aholt, MO. Gilbert preceded her in death September 15, 2000. When the couple moved to Glasgow in 1970 Mrs. Monnig started a children’s day care out of her home. For over 30 years she was a devoted caretaker that touched the lives of many children in Glasgow. Jenny Rose was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. She enjoyed quilting and was a member of St. Mary’s Church. She is survived by three sons, Steve (Cindy) Monnig, Kent (Joyce) Monnig and Randy Monnig all of Glasgow, three daughters, Shelly (Steve) Korte and Sharon Monnig all of Glasgow and Lora (Rick) Kiehl of Malta Bend, one brother, Jerome (Sheryl) Schaefer of Fayette, three sisters, Mildred Brand of Fayette, Nadine Monnig of Glasgow and Stella Niemeier of Belton, MO, 15 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. Besides her parents and husband she was preceded in death by two sons, Tony and Richard, four brothers, James, Melvin, Steve, Jr. and Irvin and a sister, Angeline Noth. A funeral mass will be 10 AM, Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at St. Mary Church in Glasgow with Fr. Alex Gabriel officiating. Visitation will be 5 to 7 PM, Monday evening also at St. Mary Church with a Rosary at 7 PM. Burial will be in Washington Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to St. Mary School or Hometown Homecare in care of Friemonth-Freese Funeral Service, 112 Market St., Glasgow, MO 65254.