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Glasgow resident Dorothy Fuemmeler died suddenly Oct. 16, 2013, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. She was 80 years of age.

Dorothy Bernice Fuemmeler was one of 11 children born to Archie and Velma (Ford) Durham April 8, 1933, in Saline County. Dorothy married Walter Fuemmeler June 3, 1950, in Marshall, Mo., and he preceded her in death Feb. 19, 1996.

Mrs. Fuemmeler was a devoted member of St. Mary’s Church and belonged to the D of I and CCW. Dorothy, besides being a homemaker, had worked at the National Garment Factory in Fayette and Biltwell Factory in Salisbury and retired in 2008 from Penny Plate in Glasgow. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, playing cards and watching the St. Louis Cardinals and Atlanta Braves.

Mrs. Fuemmeler is survived by her son, David (Susie) Fuemmeler and daughter, Audrey Fuemmeler, all of Armstrong; six grandchildren, Jason, Zach, Caleb, Leanna, Ethan and Tina; four sisters, Leona Skinner of Lebanon, Erma Wilson of Sunrise Beach, Patricia Miller of Modesto, Calif., Beverly McMillan of Springfield; three brothers, J.B. Durham of Marshall, Mo., Paul Durham of Salisbury and Dale Durham of Odessa. Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Jeff, one sister, Claudia and two brothers, Richard and Gerald Durham.

A funeral Mass will be held Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at St. Mary’s Church with Father Richard Frank officiating. Visitation is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday evening at Friemonth-Freese Funeral Home in Glasgow. A D of I Rosary was held at 4 p.m, and another Rosary was held at 7 p.m. on Friday. Burial will be in Washington Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to St. Mary’s School or Church in care of Friemonth-Freese Funeral Home.

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