Elvera E. Herbst of Ste. Genevieve died Thursday, December 31, 2020 at Ste. Genevieve Care Center in Ste. Genevieve. She was 98 years old.
She was born April 22, 1922 in Ste. Genevieve and was married to Arvel Herbst on May 17, 1950. He preceded her in death.
She is survived by two daughters, Barbara Herbst of St. Louis, Missouri, Carol (Wayne) Armbruster of Ste. Genevieve; son, Donald (Elizabeth) Herbst of St. Peters, Missouri; Brother, Martin J. Flieg of Ste. Genevieve; plus grandchildren, Kimberly (Nick) Estes, Kolby ( Katie) Armbruster and Christopher (Angela) Herbst; and great-grandchildren, Kaleb and Margaret Estes.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her father, George Flieg; her mother, Martha (Brischle) Flieg; brother, Cletus Flieg; and three sisters, Clara Rose Drumm, Marie Huber and Laura Zeller.
Service was at Church of Ste. Genevieve on Saturday, January 2, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. The Clergy was Rev. Henry Purcell.
Burial was at Valle Spring Cemetery in Ste. Genevieve.
Memorials can be made to Valle Schools Foundation or Church of Ste. Genevieve.
She was a member of VFW Aux and Western Catholic Union. Elvera loved her family dearly especially her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Online condolences can be left at www.baslerfuneralhome.com.