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Rose Braden- Matthias Hiltl- Dennis Turnbaugh

Posted on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 9:11 am

Rose Braden

Rose Marie Braden, 70, of Troy, passed away at her home with her family at her side. She had been in failing health for sometime.

The daughter of Edward and Margaret (Roth) Hicks, she was born Aug. 28, 1942, in Jacksonville, Ill.

She is survived by: one daughter, Michele Gilbert and her husband, John, of Moscow Mills; one son, John Michael Kaufman and Tammy of Troy; five grandchildren, Jim Kaufman, Charles Kaufman, Amanda Kaufman Fox, Dalton Gilbert and Victoria “Tori” Gilbert; seven great-grandchildren, Alex, Wesley and Emily Kaufman, Michael and Stanley Fox; and one brother, Charles Hicks of Charlotte, N. C.

Rose was a hairdresser for 54 years. She completed her beauty schooling nights during high school. For the past 35 years, she was at Marg’s Beautyrama in Troy. She was a lifetime member of the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary and had been secretary of bowling leagues for many years.

Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Kemper-Marsh-Millard Family Funeral Home/ Troy Chapel. Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 29, 2013, at the chapel. Officiating the service will be Rick Ingersoll.

Arrangements are under the direction of Kemper-Marsh-Millard Family Funeral Chapels, 351 Monroe Street Troy, Missouri 63379 Online condolences may be made at


Matthias Hiltl, 44, of Wentzville, passed away March 25, 2013 at the Lincoln County Medical Center in Troy.

Born March 25, 1969, in Bamberg, Germany, he was the son of Johann (Irmgard)  Hiltl, of Strullendorf, Germany; mother, Marianne R. Boland.

He is survived by his father, Johann (Irmgard) Hiltl, of Strullendorf; his mother, Marianne Boland and husband, Michael, of Wentzville; two daughters, Alyssa Hiltl and Kristina Hiltl;  brother, Thomas Hiltl and wife, Hermina) of Niceville, Fla.; brother, Andreas  Hiltl and wife, Birgit, of Bettendorf, Iowa; brother, Stefan Hiltl and wife, Laura, of Pflugerville, Texas; one sister, Martina and husband, Garrick Lamb,  of Greer, S.C.

He was a sales manager for CHIC Lumber, 84 Lumber. He enjoyed playing golf.

Visitation will be held  March 29 from 4-8 p.m.  and funeral service at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 30, 2013, both at the Pitman Funeral Home in Wentzville. Interment will be in the Zion Cemetery in O’Fallon.

Memorials may be made to the Matthias Hiltl Memorial Fund, in care of the Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Parkway, Wentzville, MO 63385.


Dennis Turnbaugh

Dennis R Turnbaugh, 55, of  O’Fallon, passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at St. Joseph West Hospital in Lake Saint Louis.

He was born on Oct. 27, 1957, in Kansas City, the son of Rodney Turnbaugh Sr. and Mary (Wood) Turnbaugh. While attending the Fort Zumwalt High School in O’Fallon, he played baseball and was also a wrestler. Dennis was an avid boxer and competed in the Golden Gloves. He loved to make people laugh and was always looking for a good time.  When he graduated from high school, Dennis began a long career in construction. He worked for many years as a carpenter and enjoyed working with his hands.

Dennis is survived by his beloved mother, Mary Cooper, of Troy; two sons: Dennis Turnbaugh and wife, Morgan, of Fairhope, Ala., Christopher Turnbaugh, of Lake Saint Louis; three daughters,  Julie Turnbaugh and husband, David, of Wright City, Ashley Turnbaugh, Lake Saint Louis and Danielle Turnbaugh, of Wentzville . He is further survived by his brother, Rodney Turnbaugh and wife Leila and their children: Justin, Kensey and Devon of Richardson, Texas; and his sister, Julie Shipman and husband Scott and their children: Sarah, Isaiah and Megan; his six adoring grandchildren: Billy, Breanna, Johnny, Adin, Raylee and Jaden; aunts, uncles, cousins, great-uncle; as well as many other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 from 3 – 7 p.m. at the McCoy-Blossom Funeral & Cremation Center, 1304 Boone St., Troy.

Funeral service will be held also on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 7 p.m. at the McCoy-Blossom Funeral & Cremation in Troy. Pastor Steve Below will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to: the Turnbaugh family c/o the funeral home.

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