Margaret M. Maassen (née Thoenen) with family at her side, peacefully passed away February 2, 2023. Margaret was born February 5, 1922 in Frankenstein, MO.
Beloved wife of late Harold A. Maassen, Margaret is survived by six children: Mary Maassen, JoAnn May (Martin), David Maassen (Debbie), Kay Maassen, Kevin Maassen (Tammy) and Richard Maassen (Teri). Margaret is also survived by 19 grandchildren, 48 great grandchildren and 36 great-great grandchildren. In addition, Margaret is survived by sister in laws Linda Maassen and Marci Maassen as well as many nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by brothers Alphonse and August Thoenen, sisters Catherine (Thoenen) Sampson and Marie (Thoenen) Dirnberger.
Margaret traveled extensively throughout the world, living in several foreign countries due to her husbands job. They returned to Missouri in retirement to spend time with family and friends.
Margaret was always ready for a card game, especially pinochle or a good game of Mahjong as well as reading a good book.
Margaret was a long term member of St. Robert’s Bellarmine Catholic Church in St. Charles, MO.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to Fr. Bob’s Outreach:
In memory of Margaret Maassen
Fr. Bob’s Outreach
c/o Augustine Catholic Church
1371 Hamilton Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63112-3751