Rosie Myer Buchholz, 86, of Steedman was called to her Heavenly home on Wednesday, July 19, 2017.

She was born in Godfrey, Illinois on April 22, 1931, the daughter of the late Thomas H. Stevens and the late Lola C. (Howard) Stevens. 

In 1953, Rosie was united in marriage to Joseph Harmon “Joe” Buchholz.  He preceded her in death on August 15, 1992.

Rosie was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church. Prior to retirement, she worked as a Registered Nurse at Callaway Hospital.  She loved to dance at Callaway Senior Center.  Family was always most important in her life and she especially enjoyed time spent with her grandchildren.  Rosie was an Elvis Presley fan.

Those remaining to cherish Rosie’s memory include sons, Bill “Jody” Buchholz of Steedman, John Buchholz (Karen) of Calwood, Steve Buchholz (Donna) of Steedman, and Jim Buchholz (Sherry) of Steedman; daughters, Linda Cheney (Brian) of Steedman, and Carolyn Laurie (Tim) of Yukon, Ok.; brother, Edward Stevens (Ernie) of Indianapolis, In.; nineteen grandchildren; and twenty-one great-grandchildren.

Along with her parents and husband, Rosie was preceded in death by grandsons, Billy and Johnny Buchholz; granddaughter, Melissa Buchholz; and great-granddaughter, Jennifer Buchholz; and sister, Myrtle Vantrease.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at St. Peter Catholic Church in Fulton with Father Frank Bussmann officiating.  The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday, July 21, 2017 at Maupin Funeral Home in Fulton.  Interment will be in Callaway Memorial Gardens.

Memorial donations are suggested to Callaway Senior Center, c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Boulevard, Fulton, MO 65251.

Condolences may be left for the family on this site.

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Linda Robinson

Jodi & family. I am so sorry for your loss. She was a sweet lady.My thoughts & prayers are with all of you

 Posted July 25, 2017 - 6:43pm
John and Amanda Singleton

So sorry for your loss. Sending prayers and love.

 Posted July 24, 2017 - 10:59pm
Charles and Mary lou Nagel

We send our condolences to the family . We send our love and prayers .

 Posted July 22, 2017 - 3:17pm
Dottie Vernon Kadie Atterberry

Condolences to family and friends. Our prayers for you to be comforted during this time.

 Posted July 21, 2017 - 5:38pm
Gina Wimmer

I am so sorry for your loss. Rosie was a great woman. She was strong and strong minded woman. I loved her dearly. I know she will be greatly missed by all of her family and friends. May God be with each of you and give strength during this time. God bless you all.
Love Gina Wimmer

 Posted July 21, 2017 - 5:26pm
Brandon, Sophia, Pam Glascock

Our condolences to the family. We have many fond memories of Grandma Rosie. She will be greatly missed by many.

 Posted July 21, 2017 - 12:20pm

Carolyn (and family),

Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Your Service Desk Family

 Posted July 20, 2017 - 4:28pm

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