Longtime Glasgow resident, Joanie Aholt passed away at Ashley Manor Care Center in Boonville on September 13, 2012. She was 80 years of age.
Joan Marie Aholt was born in Dalton, MO on March 4, 1932 to Fred and Cecelia (Tebbe) Monnig. Joanie graduated from Glasgow High School in 1950. On March 31, 1951 Joanie married Delbert Aholt at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Glasgow. He preceded her in death on January 2, 2006. She worked for several years as a secretary for Standard Havens and a number of years for St. Mary's Catholic Church. Joanie's favorite hobbies were reading, traveling, and baking. She also loved to spend time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Joanie is survived by two sons, Greg (Cindy) Aholt of Boonville, Jeff (Brenda) Aholt of Linn, MO; two daughters, Brenda (David) Scott of Boonville and Margie (Dale) Linhart of Fayette; 15 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren; 2 brothers, Jim Monnig of Kansas City, MO and Tom Monnig of Gilliam, MO; 3 sisters, Pat Himmelberg of Pleasant Hill, MO, Betty Kivett of Columbia, MO and Jan Zeiman of Garden Grove, CA.
Services for Mrs. Aholt are 2pm, Monday, September 17, 2012 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Glasgow with Fr. Richard Frank officiating. Visitation is 4-7pm, Sunday evening, September 16 at Friemonth-Freese Funeral Chapel in Glasgow. A Rosary and prayer service will follow the visitation at 7pm. Burial will follow the service on Monday at Washington Cemetery in Glasgow.
Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Mary's Catholic Chuch, in care of Friemonth-Freese Funeral Service, 112 Market St., Glasgow, MO 65254.