Nina Lee Kugler, 72, of Owensville, Mo. passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, at Gasconade Manor Nursing Home in Owensville where she had been a resident for five years.
Nina was born on Oct. 7, 1944, in Washington to the late Roy and Tillie (Korff) West. She was a 1962 graduate of Owensville High School. She married Jerry Kugler of Belleville, Ill. in 1972. She had served her country with the United States Navy. After her discharge from the Navy, she worked as a waitress at the Chase Park Plaza and later at Highland Golf Course. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Rosebud.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jerry Kugler; and brother, Terry West.
Her survivors include her brothers, Larry West of Belle and Ron West and wife Kaye all of Owensville.
Her body was cremated and no services are planned at this time. Her cremains will be scattered over the family farm in Belle.