Martha E. Timmermann, age 88, of Breese, passed away Tuesday, January 6 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial for 88 year old Martha E. Timmermann will be Friday, January 9 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Breese. Private burial will be in St. Dominic/St. Augustine Cemetery in Breese. Friends may call Friday from 9:00 to 10:45 a.m. at the church. Memorials are suggested to St. Dominic Catholic Church or Mater Dei High School. Moss Funeral Home in Breese is in charge of arrangements.
Ms. Timmermann was born April 27, 1926 in Breese, the daughter of Gerhard and Josephine (Lager) Timmermann.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, August J. Timmermann and Joseph B. Timmermann; a sister, Mary Mioux; a brother-in-law, Joseph W. Mioux; a sister-in-law, Ann Timmermann; and nephews, Joseph Timmermann and Peter Timmermann.
She is survived by a brother, Anthony (Marcella) Timmermann and a sister, Josephine “Josie” Timmermann all of Breese; nephews and nieces, David (Joann) Timmermann, Gerard (Darlene) Timmermann, Andrew (Sandy) Timmermann, Anne (James) Nabors, Russell (Sharon) Timmermann, Jerome Timmermann, Mark (Jill) Timmermann, Kathryn (Timothy) Droege, Jean (Gary) Tebbe, Diane (Ken) Thole, Karen (Jerry) Huelsmann, Joseph (Anna) Mioux, Mary (Richard) Berry, and Martha Mioux; and numerous great and great-great nieces and nephews.
Martha was a lifelong homemaker. She loved to bake, cook, sew, and quilt. Martha spent much of her time helping her nieces and nephews. She was active in St. Dominic Catholic Church and volunteered with the St. Joseph Hospital Auxiliary. She was a member of St. Dominic Altar Sodality and the Daughters of Isabella Precious Blood Circle 718.
Moss Funeral Home
535 North 5th
Breese, IL 62230