Gottenstroetter Funeral Home

Service Schedule and Obituary

Earl William Fuchs

Born: December 4, 1932 - Died: November 14, 2022

Service Schedule


Gottenstroeter Funeral Home - Owensville
Date: November 22, 2022 --- Time: 4-8 p.m.


Gottenstroeter Funeral Home - Owensville
Date: November 23, 2022 --- Time: 11:00 a.m.


Schmidt Cemetery - Strain

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Earl William Fuchs, 89, of Owensville, Mo., passed away Monday, Nov. 14, 2022, at his residence.

He was born Dec. 4, 1932, to Tony and Mary (Schimmel) Fuchs in Owensville.

He was united in marriage to Betty Jean Jost March 15, 1952, in Salem, Ark.

Earl had served his country with the United State Army serving during the Korean War. He was a member of Owensville Moose Lodge, VFW Post 6133, N.R.A., Owensville Gun Club and a retired member of Owensville Fire Dept.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Tony and Mary; wife, Betty Jean; brothers, James, George, Chester and Milford Fuchs; and sisters, Nellie Buschman, Virginia Siegler, Elsie Havelka, Marie Landwehr and Mildred Bock.

He is survived by his children, Stanley Fuchs and wife Ramona and Sandra Barnes all of Owensville; sister, Mamie Landwehr of Owensville; grandchildren, Samantha Fuchs and husband Daren and Robert Fuchs; and by many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Tuesday, Nov. 22 from 4-8 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, Nov. 23 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Stephanie DeLong officiating. Burial will be in Schmidt Cemetery in Strain with full military honors.

Memorials requested for family's choice.