Verna A. Schengbier, nee Griefe, 76, Leslie, died Thursday, July 30, 1998, at Leslie.
Mrs. Schengbier, daughter of the late Otto Griefe and wife Tillie, nee Grob, was born September 30, 1921, at Leslie. She was educated in the local area and graduated from Union High School.
On November 18, 1955, she was united in marriage to Louis Schengbier.
Mrs. Schengbier was a member of the Leslie United Methodist Church and the Women's Society at the church.
She was a homemaker.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Schengbier was preceded in death by her husband, Louis, on December 10, 1986; by one brother, Calvin Griefe, and by one sister, Evelyn Arnold.
She is survived by one son, Bill Schengbier and wife Sharon, Leslie; one daughter, Lou Ann Gregory and husband Earl, Leslie; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and many friends.
Funeral services were held Saturday, August 1, at Leslie United Methodist Church, with Rev. Russell Branch officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery.
The Schengbier family was served by Oltmann Funeral Home, Gerald.
Source: Missourian, August 5, 1998