We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell

Virginia G. Melcher

A funeral will be held Thursday, August 4th, 2005 for 91-year-old Virginia G. Melcher of Ste. Genevieve, who died Sunday, July 31st at the Ste. Genevieve Care Center.

She was born February 20th, 1914 in Weingarten, the daughter of Felix and Mary (Huber) Jokerst, who both preceded her in death.

She married Edgar D. Melcher. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include: one daughter and son in law, Shirley M. and Dr. Robert Hoye of Ste. Genevieve; three grandchildren, Robert S. and his wife Kathy Hoye of Tampa, Florida; The Rev. Ronald Hoye of Chicago, Illinois and Michael and his wife Donna Hoye of Birmingham, Alabama; and four great grandchildren, Robbie, Michael, Kayla and Dylan Hoye.

She was a member of Rosary Sodality in Weingarten.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, August 3rd at the Basler Funeral Home in Ste. Genevieve.

A funeral for Virginia G. Melcher of Ste. Genevieve will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, August 4th at the Church of Ste. Genevieve. The Revs. Ronald Hoye and Daniel Mosley will co-officiate.

Burial will be in the Our Lady Help of Christians Cemetery in Weingarten.

Memorials may be made to Masses.