Agnes Brenneke



Agnes Brenneke, 98, Jefferson City passed away Monday, June 10, 2024, at Maries  Manor in Vienna.

She was born Feb. 15, 1926, to the late August and Hilda (Eichholz) Wieberg Sr. in Argyle.   

She graduated from Wiles School in 1944. 

Agnes was united in marriage to John A. Brenneke Oct. 18, 1948 at St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Argyle.

As a teenager, she went to work at St. Mary’s Hospital and later worked for Edward R. Bohrer, M.D. and the Women’s Clinic of Jefferson City.  In 1988, Agnes retired from Anesthesia Associates after 15 years of service. 

She was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, St. Peter Altar Sodality, Daughters of Isabella and St. Rita’s Sewing Circle.  Agnes was a Gold Circle Member of the V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary Post 1003.

She enjoyed spending time with her family, going camping, embroidering, crocheting, playing cards and bowling.

Agnes was preceded in death by husband, John; parents, August and Hilda; son, Michael; daughter, Marla Lane; grandson; Johnathan; brothers, Leonard Wieberg, Victor and Martha Wieberg, August and Laura Wieberg, Jr. and Gilbert and Corona Wieberg; sister Angela Lape and husband Donald; and brother-in-law; Lawrence Brenneke.

She is survived by daughters, Michelle Kliethermes and husband Curt of Linn and Linda Wyss and husband Bryan of Vienna; son-in-law, Mark Lane of Loose Creek; grandchildren; Brandon Brenneke and fiancé-Rachelle Marten, Chelsea Couey and husband Craig, Bryce Kliethermes, Colby Meckfessel and Hunter Wyss; great- grandchildren, Brenden, Claira Rose, Violet and Leah; sister,  Margaret Brenneke of Wardsville; brother; Clarence “Doc” Wieberg and wife Jeanette of Beemer, Neb.; and sister-in-law, Rosemary Wieberg of Westphalia.

Visitation will be held from 9 until 10:30 a.m., Monday, June 24, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Peter Catholic Church in Jefferson City with Reverend Thomas Alber officiating. Entombment will be in Resurrection Cemetery.

Memorial contributions suggested to the family for a memorial bench to be placed in the gardens at Maries Manor.

Arrangements entrusted to Trimble Funeral Homes-Jefferson City.