Cletus E. Netemeyer, age 84, of Germantown, passed away Friday, May 1 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial for 84 year old Cletus E. Netemeyer will be Wednesday, May 6 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Germantown. Friends may call Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to service time at the church. Memorials are suggested to St. Boniface Catholic Church or St. Vincent DePaul Food Pantry. The Moss Funeral Home in Breese is in charge of arrangements.
He was born in Breese to Edward and Isabel (Schlarmann) Netemeyer: they preceded him in death.
Also preceded in death by brothers Matthew Netemeyer, Clarence Netemeyer, Harold Netemeyer, sisters-in-law Marcia Netemeyer, Rita Netemeyer, brother-in-law George Hertz.
He married Monica Lehn April 20, 1963 at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Greenville and she survives.
Also surviving are his children Allen (Chris) Netemeyer of Damiansville, Ken (Lisa) Netemeyer of Germantown, Glen Netemeyer of Bartelso, Keith (Lisa) Netemeyer of St. Rose, Denise (Jim) Schmitt of Rubicon, WI, Karl Netemeyer of Bartelso, Carol (Justin) Penrod of Ludlow
12 grandchildren Nathan, Jayson, Kaylee, Gavin, Rachel, Jesse, Erin, Eric, Ryan, Amanda, Brittany, Brandon. 2 great grandchildren Arik and Dean
A sister Esther (Don) Koch of Breese
Sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Marcella Netemeyer of St. Louis, Richard (Lila) Lehn of Greenville, Doreen (Tom) Whalen of Greenville, Gloria Hertz of Greenville
Cletus was a retired grain farmer, “A farmer at heart”
Member of St. Boniface Catholic Church in Germantown and the Illinois Farmers Union.
Moss Funeral Home<br />
535 North 5th<br />
Breese, IL 62230<br />
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