Alberta Bage, 95, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, March 12, 2006, at Cedar Gate Nursing Home in Poplar Bluff.
Born April 1, 1910, in Yarbro, Ark., daughter of the late Daniel S. and Minnie Evans Ross, she was a homemaker, a member of the United Methodist Church in Campbell, member of the BACH Music Club and district treasurer of the Federated Music Clubs.
On April 28, 1934, in Charleston, Mo., she married John A. Bage, who preceded her in death on Jan. 4, 1996. She was also preceded in death by one step-son, Gerald "Jerry" B. Bage; two sisters, Lillian Byrd Hood and Alice Marie Ross; one brother, Dan S. Ross and one grandson, Benjamin B. Till.
Survivors include two daughters, Robin Bage Till and husband, Ben, and Iris Bage Hunt and husband, John, all of Poplar Bluff; one sister, Margery Brister, of Blytheville, Ark.; six grandchildren, Martin B. Till, of Chicago, Ill., Jeffry T. Till and Heather Hunt Nagy, both of Poplar Bluff, Camille Hunt Rinacke, of Shipman, Ill., and Mark and Betsy Bage, both of Ballwin, Mo., and 11 great-grandchildren, Rebekah and Benjamin G. Till and Mykel and Hunt Nagy, all of Poplar Bluff, John Ross and Reagan Rinacke, both of Shipman and Jon M., Brian G., and David M. Bage and Thomas A. and Nicole Ingles, all of Ballwin.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, at the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with the Pastor Kurt Schuermann officiating.
Burial will follow in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Campbell.