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Inez M. "Nezzie" Neuser

Inez M. "Nezzie" Neuser

Inez M. "Nezzie" Neuser, age 96, of St. Vincent's Home, died on Thursday, August 20, 2020 in the Home. She was born on July 13, 1924 in Fall Creek Township, the daughter of Carl G. and Nellie (Dodd) Keil. She married Paul F. Neuser "Herdie" on June 6, 1946 in St. Francis Solanus Catholic Church. He preceded her in death on April 3, 1996.

Nezzie was a graduate of Payson Seymour High School and later attended Hannibal La Grange College. She was employed as a teacher for St. Francis School from 1961 until her retirement in 1973.

Nezzie was a member of St. Francis Solanus Catholic Church, where she was an active member of the Ladies of St. Francis and the Secular Franciscans. She was part of the Sunset Home Auxiliary and participated in Quincy Cursillo. Nezzie also had volunteered with the American Red Cross and at Blessing Hospital.

Survivors include her daughter, Mary Calcaterra (Edward) of Chesterfield, Missouri; two daughters-in-law, Mary Lavery Neuser and Kathy Lavery Neuser both of Quincy; one sister, Ruth Seckman (Charles) of Simi Valley, CA; six grandchildren: Luke Neuser, Gina Holt (Patrick) Laura Zanger (Joe) Jesse Neuser, Amy Junkerman (Nick) and Nick Neuser. 8 Great grandchildren: Eva Zanger, Abram Zanger, Elizabeth Zanger, Paul Zanger, Mary Jane Zanger, Henry Zanger, Gabriel Neuser and Renli Neuser.

In addition to her husband, Nezzie was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers in infancy, a sister, Velma Burwinkel and her two sons, Robert Paul Neuser and William Kent Neuser.

A Private Mass of Christian Burial will be held followed by a burial in Calvary Cemetery. Please be with us in prayer. Memorials may be made to St. Francis School.

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From:
Diane Andrew
Quincy, IL
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Mrs. Neisen was a favorite teacher of many at St. Francis School. She was a kind and caring person. May she Rest In Peace!
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becky millet
springfield, IL
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she was such a kind, sweet lady...God bless her,,,
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Kathy Boll
Quincy, IL
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Prayers and condolences to the family. Nezzie was an incredible woman and I felt honored to call her my Godmother. Rest in peace Nezzie.
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Mark Schuering
QUINCY, IL
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Kind, wonderful lady who was my teacher at St. Francis School back in the day. Rest in Peace in Heaven Mrs. Neuser.
From:
Dennis Lavery
O Fallon, IL
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She was one of God's angels on earth and a blessing to every one who knew her
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Carol Turek
Quincy, IL
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She was my favorite teacher as a youngster. She always had a friendly smile!
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Lori Russell
Quincy, IL
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My prayers for all of her family! She has spent time with me in my home and she always had very positive things and words of wisdom to impart to me. She was one of God's angels here on earth!
From:
Dave Goehl
Liberty, IL
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She was my 4th grade teacher around 1970. I learned a lot from her (educational and life lessons)! I will always remember her and thank the Lord for her presence in my life!
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Dave Bockhold
Payson, IL
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Mrs. Neuser was my 4th grade teacher at St. Francis in 66-67 and my favorite teacher ever; sweet, wonderful lady. May she rest in peace in heaven.
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Jeff & Joanne Bergman
Quincy, IL
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Luke & entire family our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time. RIP Jeff & Joanne Bergman
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Judy Albsmeyer McSpadden
Payson, IL
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Mary Ruth and family, Your Mom was such a wonderful person. She was so sweet and kind. I always enjoyed the stories that she and my Mom would tell of their childhood.
From:
Don Benz
Quincy, IL
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Dear Family - A wonderful teacher, mother, friend - I walked home from school with her and Bobby many times - I wish you peace
From:
dorothy amen musholt
quincy, IL
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went to school with Inez at Payson.Visited her sometimes at St Vincents. She was a sweet and caring lady. My sympathy to her family,
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Diana Keller
Quincy, IL
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So sorry for your loss. She was one of the sweetest teachers at St Francis
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Billy and Laverne Meyer
Quincy, IL
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Our condolences to Mrs. Neuser's family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
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Paul Havermale
Quincy, IL
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So sorry for the loss of your loved one. May she Rest in Peace. God Bless.
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Sandy Freiburg
St. Louis, Mo, MO
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My dear friends, my prayers are with you. Nezzie was a warm and vibrant Catholiic woman. i remember her well. Lovingly, Sandy
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Pat ann Livingston
CANTON, MO
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I met Inez when we both lived at the Sunset Apartments, and what a sweet lady she was. We could talk a long time about St. Francis school and my step-dads family. The lord is receiving an angel into his flock.
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Therese Timpe Alexander
Middleburg, FL
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Mrs. Nueser was a kind, inspiring and innovative teacher. I recall fondly Friday afternoon’s game of ‘Quizmo’ in fourth grade.