Gottenstroetter Funeral Home

Service Schedule and Obituary

Gary R. Kuehn

Born: March 6, 1951 - Died: April 1, 2022

Service Schedule


Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville
Date: April 5, 2022 --- Time: 9-11 a.m.


Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville
Date: April 5, 2022 --- Time: 11:00 a.m.


Green Mound Baptist Cemetery - St. Clair

Memorials / Donations

Memorials requested for Humane Society.


Gary Roger Kuehn, 71, of Bland, Mo., passed away Friday, April 1, 2022, at his residence.

He was born March 6, 1951, to Norman and  Cleo (Bader) Kuehn in St. Louis.

He was united in marriage to Stella McMullin, who was his life long partner and best friend, May 19, 1973, at Mount Zion Church in St. Clair.

Gary  was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ in Cooper Hill.  He owned and operated Owensville Small Engines for 30 years.  He enjoyed fishing, hunting and gardening.  He was very talented at repairing things, especially if it had an engine.  

He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Norman and Cleo (Bader) Kuehn and mother-in-law, Velma McMullin

He is survived by his wife, Stella of Cooper Hill; father-in-law, Herman McMullin; brother, Wayne Kuehn; sister-in-law, Jan Kuehn and special friend; nephews and nieces, Scott and Terri Kuehn, Jeff Kuehn, Shelly McMullin, Laura (McMullin) and Mark Wallace, Megan (McMullin) and Travis Hood, Heather (Clark) and Tim Pickard, Billy Clark, Ethan and Tara (LaPLant) Epperson; and several great nephews and nieces.

Visitation will be Tuesday, April 5 from 9-11 a.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville.

Funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Van Lahmeyer officiating.  Burial will be in Green Mound Baptist Cemetery in St. Clair.

Memorials requested for Humane Society.