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Obituary for Carmelita Mary Wiederholt (Kelmel)

Carmelita M. Wiederholt

Ravenwood, Missouri - Carmelita Mary Wiederholt, 78, of Ravenwood, Missouri passed away on Friday, November 22, 2019 at her home.

Carmelita was born on April 25, 1941 in Maryville, Missouri to Lester C. and Mary M. (Bailey) Kelmel. She was a 1959 graduate of Horace Mann High School and attended Northwest Missouri State University. She was a member of St. Joseph Parish in Parnell, St. Ann’s Altar Society, Tri-C American Legion Post Auxiliary and worked as a receptionist for Energizer.

She married Marvin A. Wiederholt on January 4, 1964 in Maryville, Missouri. He survives of the home. Additional survivors include their children, Christopher Wiederholt, Conception Junction, Missouri, Regina Wiederholt, Crystal Lake, Illinois, Ronald (Diane) Wiederholt, Ravenwood, Missouri and Eddie (Tiffany) Wiederholt, Ravenwood, Missouri; sister, Izana Beffa, Osage Beach, Missouri; ten grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Terry Kelmel, great-grandson, Korbyn and great-granddaughter, Enzley.

Mrs. Wiederholt has been cremated under the care of Price Funeral Home. A Memorial Mass will be held at 10AM Wednesday, November 27th at St. Joseph’s Parish in Parnell. Burial St. Mary’s Cemetery, Maryville, Missouri. Rosary 5pm Tuesday November 26th at St. Joseph’s Parish. The family will receive friends following the rosary until 7PM. The family suggests memorials to the Ronald McDonald House. Online condolences can be made to the family at