Viola M. Stuckemeyer (76) of Altamont


Published on April 28 2012 5:43 pm

Viola M. Stuckemeyer, 76, of Altamont died at 6:05am Thursday, April 12, 2012 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.

Funeral services will be 11am Monday, April 16 at St. Paul Blue Point Lutheran Church, north of Altamont.  Visitation will be from 5-8pm Sunday at the church, and from 10 to 11am Monday at the church.  Burial in the church cemetery.  Kull Funeral Chapel in Altamont is assisting the family with arrangements.  Memorials to the St. Paul Blue Point Lutheran Church Modernizing Fund or the Lutheran Care Center in Altamont.  Condolences to

She was born November 8, 1935 on the Effingham-Clay County line near Louisville, the daughter of Walter and Louise Dammerman Mellendorf.  She married Leo E. Stuckemeyer on April 17, 1955 in St. John's Lutheran Church, Louisville.  She was a farm wife and mother.  She worked at Kramer Propane Gas in Effingham for a short period of time.  She served as historian/reporter for Wright Unit HCE for many years, was very active with St. Paul Blue Point Ladies Aid Society, assisted delivering Meals on Wheels, and for many years in her husband's petroleum sales.

Survivors include her husband, Leo Edward Stuckemeyer of Altamont...son, Dean Ray Stuckemeyer and wife Donna of Altamont...daughter, Darlene Radloff and husband Randy of Danville...two brothers, Floyd Mellendorf and wife Mary Lou of Springfield and Dale Mellendorf and wife Irma of sister, Phyllis Will of Altamont...and several nieces and nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents...and brother-in-law, Alvin Will.