TROY, MO, August 8, 2022 – Four charitable organizations were each awarded a $5,000 “Sharing Success” grant by Cuivre River Electric Cooperative (CREC) and CoBank. The recipients of the 2022 grants are Anne’s Anchor, New Melle Sports & Recreation (NMSR), The Sparrow’s Nest, and Warren County Literacy.
By Kathy Miller
St. Paul’s Lutheran in New Melle held the second annual St. Paul’s Kidz Carnival on July 16, it was a hot day; fortunately, there was shade, a breeze and a misting station to stay cool. The Kidz Carnival was free; the only request was for donations to St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry.
Harold Eschenbrenner passed away on February 18, 2021 at the age of 79.
He was the beloved husband of Diana Eschenbrenner nee Keller of Foristell, Missouri; He is survived by his three sons, Scott Eschenbrenner of O'Fallon, MO, Todd Eschenbrenner of St. Louis, MO, Jon Eschenbrenner of Creve Coure, MO; grandchildren, Jordan, Keller, and Tate Eschenbrenner. He is preceded in death by his father, Harold Eschenbrenner, mother, Viola Eschenbrenner, sister, Judy Strothkamp.
Harold was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church. He served in the Air National Guard and was a Bonhomme Football coach. Harold was also a member of the Warren County Missouri Old Threshers Association, the Owensville Threshers Association, the MOSAC Antique Tractor Pullers Association, and the International Harvester Collectors MO Local Chapter One.
Harold was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Visitation: Wednesday, February 24, 2021 from 2:30 pm to 8:00 pm at Pitman Funeral Home -Wentzville, 1545 Wentzville Parkway, Wentzville, Missouri 63385. Funeral: Thursday, February 25, 2021, 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church, New Melle, MO, with interment in the church cemetery.
Donations can be made payable to Warren County Threshers Association or St. Paul Lutheran Church New Melle in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.