Jeanne Neu

Jeanne Neu

Wednesday, July 17th, 1929 Friday, April 26th, 2019

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Obituary for Jeanne Mary Neu

Jeanne Mary (Hoerle) Neu of Springfield, Missouri, passed away April 26, 2019. She was born July 17, 1929 in St. Louis, Missouri to Oliver and Norene Hoerle. She married her loving husband, Leo T. Neu, Jr. on May 30, 1953. They were blessed with four children, Leo T. Neu, III (Tre). Steve, Ken, and Catherine. Jeanne attended St. Alphonsus High School in St. Louis Missouri. She spent one year at Fontbonne College and then worked in St. Louis, Missouri. She raised their children and supported Leo throughout his career as a physician. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Throughout her life, she was active in various Art and Bridge Groups, Dance Clubs, and Tennis at Hickory Hills Country Club in Springfield Missouri, and in Tucson, Arizona. She enjoyed St. Louis Cardinal baseball and many activities with her grandchildren.
Jeanne is survived by her husband, Leo T. Neu, Jr., and her children: Son, Leo T. (Marsha) Neu, III -Grandchildren: Christopher (Laura & great granddaughter, Emily) Neu, Michelle Neu, and Brian (Ying) Neu; Son, Stephen Neu- Grandchild: Nic Neu; Son, Kenneth W. (Angie) Neu – Grandchildren: Erin, Lauren, and Seth; and Daughter, Catherine (Steve) Roebuck – Grandchildren: Samantha and Boaz. Also surviving: Her brother Ray (Audrey) Hoerle, nieces Elena and Lisa, and nephew Dan. She was preceded in death by her parents, Oliver and Norene Hoerle.
Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 am Friday, May 3, 2019 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Springfield, Missouri under the care of Greenlawn Funeral Home East. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 pm Thursday, May 2, 2019 in the funeral home. Interment will be at 2:00 pm Friday, May 3, 2019 at Missouri Veterans Cemetery.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, May 2nd, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Greenlawn Funeral Home East
    3540 East Seminole
    Springfield, Missouri
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    Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Friday, May 3rd, 2019 | 10:00am
    Holy Trinity Catholic Church
    2818 East Bennett
    Springfield, Missouri
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    Friday, May 3rd, 2019
  • Interment

    Friday, May 3rd, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Missouri Veterans Cemetery
    5201 South Southwood
    Springfield, Missouri
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    Friday, May 3rd, 2019

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Dr. Leo Neu, Leo, Ken, and the Neu Family,
I want to extend my deepest sympathy to each one of you upon the loss of Jeanne. Each one of you are in my daily prayers and thoughts. May God comfort, encourage, and support each one of you through this difficult time. May God bless each one of you.
In Christian Love,
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Jane Boone Arradaza

Jean was a kind, loving woman who saw the good in everyone she met. She loved her family more than anything in this life. She is with her Lord and Savior now.
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Wayne, Julie and Mitchell Wilson

our love and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Mrs. Neu was a class act. She will be missed.
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