age 87, of Festus, Missouri, passed away Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Mercy Hospital St. Louis in Creve Coeur, Missouri. She was born April 5, 1931 in Crystal City, Missouri, the daughter of the late Moreta Antoinette (nee Samson) and Joseph Edward Karl.
She is survived by her husband Myrl Hook; son Rick J. (Robin) Hook of Festus; daughters Lynn Zoellner of Festus, and Barbara (Phil) Gagliardi of Chattanooga, Tennessee; grandchildren Jamie (Alan Barry) Zoellner, Lindsey Zoellner, Melyssa Zoellner, Matthew (Sara) Nausley, and Jacob Nausley; and great-grandchildren Cale, Brooks, Maren Nausley, and Molly Barry.
She was a Charter Member of Our Lady Church in Festus; was a former Boy Scout and Girl Scout leader; and had worked at PPG Industries and Medicare Pharmacy. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother & great-grandmother; and a devoted Cardinal fan.
Visitation 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Monday, November 5, 2018 at Vinyard Funeral Home in Festus. Funeral Mass 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Our Lady Church in Festus, officiated by Fr. Chris Holtmann. Interment in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Crystal City. Memorials in her memory are preferred to Our Lady Church or Masses.