Thursday, October 15, 2009

Monica M. Strahl, 84, of Tell City, Ind., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009, at Oakwood Health Campus.

She was born in Perry County, Ind., on March 19, 1925, daughter of the late Riley and Anna (Bruggenschmidt) Mosby. She was married to James Strahl who passed away in 1984. Also preceding her in death were her brothers, Paul, Ferdinand and Alfus Mosby.

She worked at General Electric retiring in 1987. She was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church and Daughters of Isabella.

Survivors include: three sons, Paul Strahl and his wife, Beverly, Cassville, Steve Strahl and his wife, Jan, Hatfield, Ind., and Dennis Strahl and his wife, Karen, Tell City, Ind.; three daughters, Mary Ann Kiningham and her husband, Paul, Roanoke, Ind., Phyllis Strahl, Gulf Port, Fla., and Gloria Allen and her husband, John, Tell City, Ind.; 13 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday at St. Paul Catholic Church with burial at St. Mary's Cemetery. Rev. Paul Etienne officiated. There was a Daughters of Isabella memorial service on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Edwards Catholic building fund.