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.
Donald Clements Iffrig (Donnie), passed away on Monday, July 12, at the age of 68.
Donnie was born on February 14, 1953, in St. Charles, Missouri. He was the oldest child of Calvin and Helen Iffrig.
Donnie graduated from Francis Howell High school in 1971. He started working in high school as a farmer alongside his father. Upon graduating high school he joined the grocers union and worked as a grocery clerk and head dairy clerk till 1983. He then started work as a dedicated hardworking telecommunications worker for the remainder of his life.
Donnie was preceded in death by his father Calvin and wife, Kathy. Don is survived by his sons Jason, Jordan, and Justin; mother Helen; brothers Daniel and John; sisters Judy, Sally, Shirley, and Pam; sister-in-law Donna; granddaughters, Emma and Hayley; grandson Beau, and daughters-in-law, Stacy and Leigh. He was a dear uncle, cousin, and friend of many, he will be missed by all who knew him.
Memorial Visitation: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Sunday, July 18, 2021, with Memorial Service immediately following at Hutchens-Stygar Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 5987 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, St. Charles.
The family prefers memorial donations to the Missouri Conservation Heritage Foundation in honor of Donnie.