LeRoy A. Wilmes
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LeRoy A. Wilmes, 88 of Maryville, Missouri passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at his home.
LeRoy was born on February 28, 1931 in Bedison, Missouri to Herman and Agnes (Kohmetscher) Wilmes. He worked in sales most of his life. LeRoy graduated from Horace Mann High School and was a member of St. Gregory’s Barbarigo Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.
He married Anne Garrity on July 27, 1991 in Mt. Ayr, Iowa. She preceded him in death on January 3, 2009. He was also preceded by his parents, daughter, Jennifer Wilmes, two sisters, Lucille Manning and Eileen Linneman; three brothers, Clyde, Don and Gene Wilmes.
He is survived by his former wife Ada Mae Wilmes and mother of his children, Andy (Betty) Wilmes, Collinsville, Oklahoma, Judy Sobbing, Kansas City, Missouri, Jeanie Burns, Kansas City, Missouri, Janie Wilmes (Steve Burns), Kansas City, Missouri, Tom (Sandy) Wilmes, Maryville, Missouri, Joy (Mike) Farnan, Richmond, Missouri, Joan Wilmes, Kansas City, Missouri, Larry Wilmes, Florence, Alabama, Jolene (Tom) Guinn, Port Orange, Florida and Ken (Dawn) Wilmes, Livermore, Colorado; two step-children, Beth Combs, Cedar Rapids, Iowa and Brad Still, Mt. Ayr, Iowa; one sister, LaVera Wilson and brother, Paul Wilmes; 33 grandchildren, 56 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.
Mass of Christian Burial 11am Tuesday, April 16th at St. Gregory’s Barbarigo Catholic Church. Burial St. Columba Cemetery, Conception, Missouri. Rosary 6pm Monday, April 15th at St. Gregory’s Barbarigo Catholic Church. The family will receive friends following the rosary until 7:30pm. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.pricefuneralhomemaryville.com.