J. Louise Viehman, 84, of De Soto died Dec. 1, 2019, at Missouri Baptist Hospital in St Louis County. Mrs. Viehman had been a food service supervisor at Georgian Gardens Nursing Home in Potosi, and later at The Villas in De Soto. She was a member of the St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church and a lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus Council 1185 in De Soto, and enjoyed crafts, cooking, camping, fishing and playing cards. Born Sept. 27, 1935, in De Soto, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Margaret (Wall) Solomon. She was preceded in death by her husband: Jack A. Viehman.
She is survived by two sons: Butch (Susan) Viehman and Kenny (LeAnne) Viehman, both of De Soto; a daughter: Karen (Marvin) Williams of De Soto; 12 grandchildren: Jeff Viehman, Tara Viehman, Michelle Rousin, Aaron Hinckley, Stephanie Busby, Samantha Bone, Megan Viehman, Emily Pfaff, Jacob Viehman, Ryan Brase, Josh Brase and Katelyn Vallow; 14 great grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son: Roger Viehman; and a sister: Shirley O’Rourke.
Visitation is scheduled from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at Mahn Funeral Home, 900 Main St., in De Soto. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 504 S. Third St., in De Soto. Burial will follow in the Calvary Cemetery in De Soto. Arrangements are under the direction of Mahn Funeral Home.