Annie H. Poppele, 83, Hermann, died Sunday, June 17, 2001, at Frene Valley Geriatric and Rehabilitation Center, Hermann.
She was born March 1, 1918, at Sierra Blanca, Texas, the daughter of James Hammack and wife Carrie Lee, nee Ables.
On July 7, 1934,. she was united in marriage to Charles E. Poppele at El Paso, Texas.
Mrs. Poppele had worked for Emerson Electric, Famous Barr, and Vandervoorts. She was also a homemaker.
She was a member of St. Paul's Women's Auxiliary in St. Louis.
Mrs. Poppele was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Katherine Melvin; and three brothers, Donald, Fred and Olin Hammack.
She is survived by her husband, Charles Poppele, Hermann; two daughters, Charlotte Lucas and husband Jim, Union, and Patricia Maupin and husband Spud, Hermann; one son, Charles Poppele and wife Norma, Montello, Wisconsin; one sister, Irene Battle, El Paso, Texas; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Poppele were held Wednesday, June 20, at Toedtmann-Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann, with Father Ambrose German officiating.
Interment was in Oak Haven Memorial Gardens, Hermann.
Memorials to the American Diabetes Association are preferred.
The Poppele family was served by Toedtmann & Grosse Funeral Home, Hermann.
The Missourian - Wednesday, June 27, 2001