Thurman M. Blyzes
Thurman Michael “Mike” Blyzes, 70, of Friedheim, Missouri passed away Thursday, February 8, 2024 at his residence. He was born August 20, 1953 in St. Louis City, MO to Thurman E. and …
Dennis E. Lohmann
Dennis Edgar Lohmann, 79, of Perryville, Missouri passed away Thursday, February 8, 2024 at Mercy South Hospital. He was born September 28, 1944 in Farrar, MO to Otto and Edna (Roth) Lohmann. Dennis …
George M. Hopfer
George Michael Hopfer, 85, of Perryville, passed away Friday, February 2, 2024 at Missouri Veteran’s Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born October 21, 1938 in Uniontown, MO to Michael and Gladys …
Glenda A. Pruitt
Glenda A. Pruitt (nee Grass), 88, of Round Rock, TX, died Wednesday, January 24, 2024, at North Austin Medical Center. She was born October 11, 1935, in Brewer, MO, to Henry and Ruth (Layton) Grass. …
Linda C. Lucas
Linda Christine Lucas, 73, of Perryville, passed away Saturday, January 20, 2024 at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born May 24, 1950 in Memphis, TN to Jack and Mary Rita (Hartman) Arrowsmith. …
Rosalee Prost Lurk
Rosalee Prost Lurk, 81 years old, of Sainte Genevieve, MO passed away on Tuesday, January 16, 2024 at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital. She was born March 24, 1942 in Perryville, MO and was …
Gene R. Bock
Gene Richard Bock, 77, of Uniontown, passed away Thursday, January 25, 2024 in Perryville. He was born May 26, 1946 in Cape Girardeau, MO to Elmer Benjamin and Erna Amanda (Hemmann) Bock. He and …
Billy W. Barks
Billy Wayne Barks, 77, of Cape Girardeau, Missouri passed away Friday, January 26, 2024 at his residence. He was born May 11, 1946 in Silver Lake, MO to Perry and Martha (Wells) Barks. Billy and …
Jason R. Schmelzle
Jason R. Schmelzle 49, of Sainte Genevieve, MO, died Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at home in Sainte Genevieve, MO He was born August 18, 1974 in Sainte Genevieve, MO He married Dana (Oswald) Schmelzle …
Dorothy M. Pilz
Dorothy M. Pilz, 95, of Frohna, passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at Independence Care Center in Perryville. She was born January 20, 1928 in New Wells, MO to Eugene and Clara (Gerler) …
Shirley A. Fadler
Shirley Ann Fadler, 88, of Saint Peters, Missouri passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at Barathaven Alzheimer’s Special Care in Dardenne Prairie, MO. She was born December 9, 1935 in …
Penny A. Meyer
Penny Ann Meyer, 72, of Perryville, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2024 at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, MO, surrounded by her family. She was born November 15, 1951 in Cape Girardeau, MO …
Mildred C. Zahner
Mildred C. Zahner, 94, of Perryville, peacefully passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2024 at her residence. She was born June 30, 1929 in Perry County, MO to Edward and Thresa (Ernst) Berkbuegler. …
William T. “Terry” Smith
William Terrell “Terry” Smith, 82, of Shreveport, Louisiana, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 6, 2024, following a long battle with Parkinson’s Dementia. Terry is …
Russell J. Schumer
Russell J. Schumer, 83, of Old Appleton, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2024 at Mercy Perry Hospital. He was born August 6, 1940 in Perryville, to Herman and Minnie (Huber) Schumer. Russell and …
Naomi F. Schroeder
Naomi Faye Schroeder, 88, of Perryville, passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2024 at her residence. She was born September 26, 1935 to Russell William and Dora (Hoffman) Rudisaile. Faye and Rudolph …
Todd S. Siddle
Todd Spencer Siddle, of Ste. Genevieve, entered into eternal rest on January 6, 2024, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center at the age of 51. He was born on December 26, 1972, in Belleville, Illinois to …
Amie E. Holifield
Amie E. Holifield, 101, of Perryville, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2024 at her residence. She was born December 27, 1922 in St. Louis, MO to Louis and Ida May (Clingingsmith) Heider-Craft. Amie …
Lisa A. HayCraft
Lisa A. HayCraft, 59, of Tamaroa, Illinois passed away Monday, January 8, 2024 in Perryville. She was born October 10, 1964 in Perryville to Esmond J. and Betty C. (McCarthy) Steele. Lisa was a …
Ernest E. Hahn
Ernest E. Hahn, 71, of Perryville, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2024 at Independence Care Center of Perry County. Ernest was the only son of eleven children and brother to ten sisters. He was …
Larry W. Hudson
Larry Wayne Hudson, 86, of Perryville, passed away Friday, December 29, 2023 at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born March 4, 1937 in St. Louis to Jos. Chalmer and Dora (Geile) Hudson. Larry …
Harlan A. Siebert
Harlan Alvin Siebert, 96 of Jackson was granted eternal rest in the loving arms of his Lord and Savior on January 6, 2024, after a short stay in Providence Place at the Lutheran Home in Cape …
Matthew R. Weber
Matthew Richard Weber, 51, of Jackson, Missouri passed suddenly in the early morning hours on Friday, December 29, 2023 at his home. Matthew was the loving husband of 17 years to Christa (Garrett) …
Renee M. Markwell
Renee M. Markwell, 53, of Wichita, Kansas, formerly of Perryville, peacefully passed away surrounded by her loving family on Monday, January 1, 2024 at her residence. She was born June 2, 1970 in …
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Perryville offers incentives for new home construction

Perryville, Missouri - An adequate supply of attainable housing for all income levels is a goal of the City of Perryville, Perry County and the Perry County Economic Development Authority. They …