Imogene Melba Krampe


1923 - 2013

Imogene Melba Krampe, 90, of Williamsburg, passed away Friday, December 20, 2013, at Presbyterian Manor in Fulton. She was born May 12, 1923, in St. Louis, the daughter of the late Estille C. Bishop and the late Mary E. (Cordray) Bishop. On July 2, 1946, she was united in marriage to William A. Krampe. He preceded her in death in 2003. She enjoyed quilting, gardening, and reading. Her children and family were the center of her world. Those remaining to cherish her memory include her children, Annabelle Wiseman of Lake St. Louis, Rose Arechederra (Tony) of St. Louis, William Krampe (Jean) of St. Louis, Rita Dunn (George) of St. Louis, Elizabeth Farley (Terry) of Williamsburg, James Krampe (Melody) of Williamsburg, Theresa Baker (Charlie) of Fulton, John Krampe (Martha) of Williamsburg and Jerry Krampe of Williamsburg; brother Melvin Bishop; 33 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Along with her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Marie Schmidt and granddaughter, Karla Krampe. Funeral services with be held at10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 24, 2013, at St. Peter's Catholic Church in Fulton with Father Frank Bussmann officiating. The family will receive friends from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, December 23, at Maupin Funeral Home with a Rosary Service held at 7:45 p.m. Interment will be at Callaway Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to the St. Peter's Building Fund or the Alzheimer's Association, c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Boulevard, Fulton, Mo. 65251. Condolences can be left for the family at