Clara M. Timmermann

Clara M. Timmermann, age 66, of Breese, passed away Thursday, November 13 at St. Louis University Hospital. A memorial mass for 66 year old Clara M. Timmermann will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 17 at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Breese. Burial will be in St. Dominic/St. Augustine Cemetery in Breese. Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. until service time Monday at the church. Memorials are suggested to St. Dominic Parish or the Breese American Legion Auxiliary Post 252. The Hempen-Nordike Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

She was born September 16, 1948 in Breese, daughter of Joseph B. and Clara (Varel) Huelsmann. She married Albert Timmermann on September 4, 1968 at St. Rose Catholic Church in St. Rose and he survives in Breese.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her mother, Clara Huelsmann of Bartelso; a daughter, Susan (Ron) Holthaus of Beckemeyer; a son, Ryan Timmermann of Breese; two grandchildren, Brittney and Cody Holthaus; three brothers, Jerome Huelsmann of Bartelso, Gerald “Red” Huelsmann of Breese, and James (Marlene) Huelsmann of Highland; and brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Floriann Timmermann, Nick Timmermann, and Annie Timmermann all of St. Rose, Marcel “Lefty” (special friend, Doris Dothager) Timmermann of Breese, and Mary & Vernon Kambrink of O’Fallon.

She was preceded in death by her father; father-in-law and mother-in-law, August “Gus” and Anna Timmermann; and brothers-in-law and sister-in-law, William Timmermann, John Timmermann, Margaret Timmermann, Stanley Timmermann, August Jr. “Auggie” Timmermann, Matthew “Hammer” Timmermann, and James “Doc” Timmermann.

Mrs. Timmermann was a licensed cosmetologist and hair designer at Hair Pizazz in O’Fallon. She was a member of St. Dominic Parish and the American Legion Auxiliary Post 252 in Breese. Clara enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.