Louise A. Stoldt

Louise A. Stoldt, 95, of Altamont, died at 10:59 p.m., Monday, Aug. 27, 2018 at Aperion Care in St. Elmo.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 1, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Shumway with Rev. Carol Johnson officiating. Burial followed at Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery. Visitation was held for 2 hours prior to service time at the church. Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church or the donor’s choice. Gieseking Funeral Home in Altamont assisted the family with funeral arrangements.

Louise was born on Monday, July 9, 1923, in Britton, Mich. to Ferdinand and Marie Anna (Loesch) Roehrs. She married Emil Arthur Stoldt on Sept. 28, 1945, in Napoleon, Ohio. He preceded her in death on July 25, 1995.

In addition to raising her family, Louise was an assistant cook at the Shumway Grade School, worked at the Illinois Glove Factory in Effingham, and assisted her husband with Stoldt Repair in Shumway. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Shumway and volunteered for Meals-on-Wheels and Braille Quilts, was a life member of the Gieseking-Schwerdtfeger VFW Post 7676 Auxiliary in Altamont, and had been the Shumway Village Treasurer for 16 years.

She is survived by her son Robert Charles (Denise) Stoldt of Middleburg, Fla.; daughter Harold (Amy Lou) Frailey of Beecher City; sisters Ruth Miller of Ft. Myers, Fla., Norma Dawson of California and Helen Davis of Port Charlotte, Fla.; four grandchildren, Derrick Frailey, Daphne (Aaron) Gullet, Amelia Stoldt Hebert, and Melinda Stoldt; eight great-grandchildren, Katrina, Madalyn, Connor, Danielle, Brianna, Justin, Hannah, and Lacey; and three great-great-grandchildren, Tyler, Kayzee, and Wrynlee.

In addition to her husband and parents, Louise was preceded in death by her brother Charles Roehrs.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.giesekingfh.com.

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