Service Schedule...

Avonell JoAnn Hesemann

Date: 04-28-2018
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Visitation Location:
Gottenstroeter Chapel - Owensville

Date: 04-28-2018
Time: 1:00 p.m.

Service Location:
Gottenstroeter Chapel - Owensville

Owensville City Cemetery

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Family's Choice.

Avonell JoAnn Hesemann, 81, of Owensville, Mo., died on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at Mercy Hospital in Washington.

She was born on October 1, 1936, to Chester and Helen Ruth (Landwehr) Hesemann at Owensville.

Avonell graduated from Owensville High School, attended Deaconess Hospital School of Nursing and received her B.S.N. from Washington University. She was employed at Deaconess Hospital from 1958-1996. After retiring she moved back to Owensville and resided with her parents and brother Nolan.

She was an active member of New Hope United Methodist Church until March 2014, when her health declined and made it necessary to become a resident of Gasconade Manor Nursing Home.

She enjoyed traveling, working with African violets, quilting, embroidering, Bible studies and reading.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Chester and Helen Hesemann, brother-in-law, Doyle Spurgeon and great nephew, Dean Spurgeon.

She is survived by brothers, Nolan Hesemann, Clyde Hesemann and wife Lynn all of Owensville; sister, Janice Spurgeon of Raymore; seven nieces and nephews, 11 great nieces and nephews and four great, great nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville.

Funeral services will follow at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel with Pastor Lindsay Walters officiating. Burial will be in the Owensville City Cemetery.