Mary S. Hose


Mary S. Hose, age 75 of Beckemeyer, died on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese.

Ms. Hose was born on November 24, 1940, in St. Louis, a daughter of Alfred and Bernice (Rooney) Van Leuven. She married Carl Hose and he preceded her in death.

Mary is survived by a daughter – Patricia Tucker of Beckemeyer; 2 grandsons – Christopher Tucker and Andrew Tucker and special friend Kaitlyn Thompson; and a sister – Patricia DeMars of St. Louis.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and a granddaughter – Alyssa Rakers.

Ms. Hose worked at Hostess in St. Louis for many years. She was also a housekeeper for different hotels in St. Louis until her retirement 12 years ago. She then moved to Beckemeyer to help take care of her grandson. Mary enjoyed crocheting and loved to go fishing.

Visitation for Ms. Hose will be on Friday, May 6, 2016 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Zieren Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Father George Mauck officiating.

Memorials in memory of Ms. Hose may be made to Community Link and will be accepted at the funeral home