Cemetery Interments

Wilbert Raymond Peetz

File: 603

Cemetery ....

Status:  Public = Public    
Plot Location:  S-20-68 Section:  S
Plot Status:  Interred Row:  20
Plot Type:  Plot
Date of Interment:  12/4/2007 Grave:  68

Interred ....

Interred Name:  Wilbert Raymond Peetz
Age:  83 Years, 2 Months, 9 Days SSN:  xxx-xx-1153
Date of Birth:  9/23/1924 Birth Certificate:  
Place of Birth:  Tilsit, MO
Date of Death:  12/2/2007 Death Certificate:  
Place of Death:  Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, MO

Family Pedigree Chart ....



 Edwin A Peetz


 Wilbert Raymond Peetz



Darryl (Joy) Peetz




Janie (Walter) Roth





  Dorothy L Winkler




       M: 10/05/1947 Christ Lutheran Church in Gordonville, MO
       D: 12/02/2007 Death















 Junior Peetz




 Ruby Sander




 Helen Moll




 Bernice Overbeck






 Emelie Voges

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Military ....

Status:  Public = Military Service DD-214:  
Branch:  Army Service No:  
Rate:   Rank:  Staff Sergeant
Enlistment Date:  December 1944 Enlistment Location:  
Discharge Date:  November 1946 Discharge Location:  
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Funeral Home ....

McCombs Funeral Home - Jackson, MO



Physical Address:

640 West Independence Street

Jackson, MO 63755-1204

Mailing Address:

640 West Independence Street

Jackson, MO 63755-1204



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 (573) 243-2424

Website - http://www.mccombsfuneralhome.com/

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Funeral Official:
Rev. Gary Hoffstetter



Obituary ....

Wilbert R. Peetz, 83, of Jackson passed away Sunday, December 2, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

He was born September 23, 1924, in the Tilsit community, son of the late Edwin A. and Emelie Voges Peetz. He and Dorothy L. Winkler were married October 5, 1947, at Christ Lutheran Church in Gordonville. She survives.

Wilbert attended Tilsit Grade School and Gordonville High School. He was confirmed at St. James Evangelical Church in Tilsit.

He was inducted into the U.S. Army in December 1944, serving in the infantry two years and stationed in the Philippines. He was honorably discharged from service in November 1946 at the rank of Staff Sergeant.

After his service he attended Vo-Tech to study agriclture. In 1947 he began a career in carpentry working in new home construction for 40 years. He also farmed west of Gordonville from 1947 to 1995 and raised Angus cattle. He was a member of American Legion Post 158 in Jackson for over 50 years, served as Boy Scout Leader and was a member of Christ Lutheran Church in Gordonville since their marriage, where he severed as an officer for many years. In 1996, Dorothy and he moved to Jackson after the sale of their family farm. Wilbert enjoyed duck and goose hunting, along with traveling.

Survivors include his loving wife of 60 years, a son Darryl (Joy) Peetz of Shawneetown; a daughter Janie (Walter) Roth of Indianapolis; a brother Junior Peetz of Jackson; three sisters, Ruby Sander, Helen Moll and Bernice Overbeck; three grandchildren, Claire, Christian and Joshua; two great grandchildren, Isaac and Jacob.

He was preceded in death by two brothers and a grandson.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson and after 9 a.m. Tuesday at Christ Lutheran Church in Gordonville. There will be an American Legion Service at 7 p.m. today.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Christ Lutheran Church in Gordonville, with the Rev. Gary Hoffstetter officiating. Interment will follow in Christ Lutheran Cemetery in Gordonville, with full military honors.

Memorials maybe made to Christ Lutheran Building Fund in Gordonville. Sympathy messages may be sent to www.mccombsfuneralhome.com.


Newspapers Published:
Monday, December 3, 2007 in the Southeast Missourian

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Memorials maybe made to Christ Lutheran Building Fund in Gordonville.

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Social Security Death Index



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