Mary Beth Haddox (nee Aholt), 87, of Washington, passed away on Saturday, September 2, 2017, at Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur, Missouri. Mary was born on April 19, 1930, to the late Frank and Victoria (nee Piontek) Aholt, she was united in marriage to the late Bernard Kappelmann on November 3, 1951 at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church and after his death in 1955, married the late Fred “Montie” Haddox on June 26, 1971, at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church. She was a great lover of gardening and a good book, enjoyed dancing, and was an excellent cook. Mary Beth took special pride in being a loving grandmother and great grandmother.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, 10:00 am at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church, interment will follow at the Church cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, September 5, from 4 until 8 pm at Miller Funeral Home. Memorial donations are appreciated to St. Francis Borgia Catholic Grade School.
Mary is survived by seven children, Vicky Grass of St. Louis, Fred and wife Sally Haddox of Bluffton, South Carolina, Cindy Kemper of Columbia, Missouri, Brad and wife Lora Haddox of Madisonville, Louisiana, Brett and wife Kathy Haddox of Washington, Bart and wife Stacie of Pacific, and Lisa Haddox and husband Frank Reust of Washington; one sister, Bernice and husband Bill Connor of Washington; sixteen grandchildren; six great grandchildren; other relatives; and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two husbands, and six siblings.