Ida Frances Hausgen and Phyllis Clara Riddle

 Posted on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 10:41 am

Ida Frances Hausgen

Funeral Services for Ida Frances McMahill Hausgen of Elsberry will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 at Star Hope Baptist Church near Elsberry.

Rev. Raymond Doussard, chaplain for Celtic Hospice, will officiate with burial in Star Hope Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers will be Eddie Hausgen, Andy Hausgen, Glen Bartlett, Dane Gallaway, Josh Hausgen, Bobby Mahurin, Layton Bartlett and Tyler Hausgen.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Gus Loness, Bob Copeland and Lew Retzer.

Mrs. Hausgen, 83, passed away Monday morning, Aug. 18, 2014 at her home near Elsberry.

Born Sept. 30, 1930 in Apex in eastern Lincoln County near Elsberry, she was the daughter of Robert Lee and Vernie Frances East McMahill.

A lifelong resident of the Elsberry area, she was a 1949 graduate of Elsberry High School.

She was united in marriage on Sept. 10, 1949 at Star Hope Baptist Church near Elsberry to Edward Charles Hausgen.

This union was blessed with three children, Irene Lee, Charles David and Frederick Gerald.

She worked as a waitress at The Place Restaurant, then at Stella’s Lunch Room for several years and later as a cook at the Elsberry schools.

She was employed in quality assurance at Monsanto for 23 years, retiring in December, 1990.

She was active for a number of years in delivering Meals on Wheels.

She was a lifelong member of the Star Hope Baptist Church near Elsberry.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Vernie McMahill; and her sister, Della Mae Livesay.

Survivors include her beloved husband of almost 65 years, Edward Hausgen of Elsberry; two sons: David Hausgen and his wife, Janetta “Jay”, of Elsberry, and Gerry Hausgen and his wife, Kristina, of Batavia, OH; one daughter: Irene Hausgen of Elsberry; fourteen grandchildren and twenty-three great-grandchildren.

She also leaves several nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 at Carter-Ricks Funeral Home in Elsberry.

Memorials may be made to Star Hope Baptist Church or Feed the Children in care of Carter-Ricks Funeral Home, 107 S. 5th Street; Elsberry, MO 63343.

Online condolences may be made at www.carterricksfuneralhome.com.

Phyllis Clara Riddle

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Funeral Services for Phyllis Clara Riddle of Camdenton, formerly of Elsberry will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, 2014 at Carter-Ricks Funeral Home in Elsberry.

Rev. Paul Garven, pastor of Elsberry United Methodist Church, will officiate with burial in the Elsberry City Cemetery.

Her family will serve as pallbearers.

Mrs. Riddle, 78, passed away Monday morning, Aug. 18, 2014 at Lake Regional Health Systems in Osage Beach.

Born March 23, 1936 in Seattle, WA, she was the daughter of Fred S. and Evelyn Shay Anderson.

She was united in marriage on June 26, 1953 to William Gordon MacLaren II.

They were married for 17 years and he is the father of their four children.

She was then united in marriage on Sept. 4, 1970 in Belleville, IL to Raymond Olvie Riddle.

She was employed for many years at Forrest Keeling Nursery near Elsberry.

She worked as a cook at the Elsberry schools and later in the deli at the IGA in Elsberry.

Phyllis was a member of the Elsberry United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Evelyn Anderson; one brother, George Anderson; and her beloved husband of 26 years, Raymond Riddle who died May 2, 1997.

Survivors include two sons: William G. (Mackie) “Bill” MacLaren, III and his wife, Betsy, of Camdenton, and John MacLaren of Bremerton, WA, two daughters: Shari Hanff and her husband, Tom, of Denver, CO, and Carol Constantino and her husband, Charlie, of Vista, CA; and a step-son, Raymond Dean Riddle and his wife, Julie, of Elsberry; ten grandchildren; and twelve great-grandchildren.

She also leaves one brother, Bill R. Anderson and his wife, Agnes, of Rainier, WA; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until time of the service at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, 2014 at Carter-Ricks Funeral Home in Elsberry.

Memorials may be made to the Charity of the Donor’s Choice in care of Carter-Ricks Funeral Home, 107 S. 5th Street; Elsberry, MO 63343.

Online condolences may be made at www.carterricksfuneralhome.com.

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