Gottenstroetter Funeral Home

Service Schedule and Obituary

Willis Lee Czeschin

Born: February 24, 1935 - Died: August 15, 2022

Service Schedule


Gottenstroeter Funeral Home - Owensville
Date: August 17, 2022 --- Time: 4-8 p.m.


Gottenstroeter Funeral Home - Owensville
Date: August 18, 2022 --- Time: 10:30 a.m.


Countryside Memorial Gardens

Memorials / Donations

Family's Choice


Willis Lee Czeschin, 87, of Bland, Mo., passed away Monday, Aug., 15, 2022, at his residence.

He was born Feb. 24, 1935, to Fred and Iva (Branson) Czeschin in Bland.

He was united in marriage to Rose Fuchs May 17, 1957, in Hermann.

Willis enjoyed fishing and hunting.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Iva and sisters, Mildred Helm, Esther Ruskaup and Agnes Clark.

He is survived by his wife, Rose of their home; daughter, Sharon Cook and husband Steven of Bland; grandchildren, Shannon Wenkel of Rosebud, Sarah Ladyman of St. Clair and Shawn Ragain and husband Eric of Fayette; and great-grandchildren, Desiree, Nicolas and Datan Binkhoelter, Boston and Bella Ladyman, Caleb Coppedge and Lexi, Haley, Wyatt, Blake and Maddie Ragain.

Visitation will be Wednesday, Aug. 17 from 4-8 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville.

Funeral services will be Thursday, Aug. 18 at 10:30 a.m. at the Chapel with Pastor Jim Chilton officiating. Burial will be in Countryside Memorial Gardens.

Memorials requested for family's choice.