Roberta Bernice Mahue

A funeral will be held Saturday, November 20, 2021 for 93-year-old Roberta Bernice Mahue of Festus who passed away Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021, at her home.

She was born October 27, 1928 in Bloomsdale, Mo., the daughter of Elizabeth (Basler) and Anthony Peter Naeger, who both preceded her in death.

She married Joseph Albert Mahue. He preceded her in death.

She is survived by a son: Gary G. (Cecilia) Mahue of De Soto; a sister: Elaine “Boots” (the late Anthony) Viox of Ste. Genevieve; two grandchildren: Evelyn Mahue and Josh Mahue; and many other family members and friends.

She was also preceded in death by a brother: Alois (the late Mercedes) Naeger; and three sisters: Antoinette (the late Willis “Red”) Sansoucie, Henrietta (the late John) Leutzinger and Lucille Naeger.

She worked with her husband at Mahue Body Shop in Festus for more than 18 years painting cars and doing other body shop work

After retiring, she worked with her son at Tri-City Vet Care in Festus.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Crystal City.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. this evening (Friday, Nov. 19) at the Vinyard Funeral Home, 616 W. Main St., in Festus.

A funeral mass for 93-year-old Roberta Bernice Mahue of Festus will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 555 Bailey Road, in Crystal City, officiated by Father Gregory Klump.

Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Crystal City.

Memorials may be made to masses or to Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Arrangements are under the direction of Vinyard Funeral Home.