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Mary Regina “Jean” Kertz

Mary Regina “Jean” Kertz, 84 years old, of Bloomsdale, MO, died Sunday, April 30, 2023 at Ste. Genevieve Care Center in Sainte Genevieve, MO.

She was born March 9, 1939 in Perryille, MO and was married to John Kertz on June 27, 1959.

She is survived by Two Sons, Thomas “Tom” (Elizabeth “Liz”) Kertz of Sainte Genevieve, MO, Scott (Jennifer) Kertz of Sainte Genevieve, MO; Daughter, Susan “Sue” (Lance) Layman of Cincinnati, OH; Sister, Bernice French of Perryville, MO; Grandchildren, Allison, Bryan, Baxter, Trey, Tyson, Cassidy, Renee, Kimberley, Zachary, Rebekah, Mary Beth, Mackenzie, Logan, Hannah and Mason; 15 Great Grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by Husband, John Kertz; Son, Bradley Kertz; Two Brothers, Jerome Schnurbusch, Leroy Schnurbusch; Father, Theodore Schnurbusch; Mother, Regina (Wibbenmeyer) Schnurbusch; Grandson, Brayden Kertz.

Visitation was at Basler Funeral Home in Sainte Genevieve, MO on Saturday, May 6, 2023.

Service was at St. Agnes Church in  Bloomsdale on Saturday, May 6, 2023 at 11:30 am.

The Clergy was Rev. Michael Benz and Deacon Jim Basler.

Burial was at St. Agnes Cemetery in Bloomsdale, MO.

Memorials can be made to Valle Schools or Ste. Gen. Care Center.

She was a member of RCIA at St. Agnes, active with Girl Scouts and she worked as a lab tech at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital for over 30 years.

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