TROY, MO, August 8, 2022 – Four charitable organizations were each awarded a $5,000 “Sharing Success” grant by Cuivre River Electric Cooperative (CREC) and CoBank. The recipients of the 2022 grants are Anne’s Anchor, New Melle Sports & Recreation (NMSR), The Sparrow’s Nest, and Warren County Literacy.
Agnes M. Benne, of St. Charles, MO, passed away at the age of 89 on Tuesday, April 28, 2020.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Louis E. Benne; her parents, Anton and Alma Boessen; and her siblings, Flora Kirkweg, Beatrice Bax, Phillip Boessen, John Boessen, and Norbert Boessen.
Agnes is survived by her children, Elaine Sweeten, Roger (Cheri) Benne, William (Janet) Benne, Daniel Benne, Ellen (Daniel) Krieger, Ruth (Matthew) Freeman, and Ann (Brian) Bekebrede; her seventeen grandchildren; her seventeen great-grandchildren; her siblings, Sr. Anne Boessen and David (Agnes) Boessen; and she was a loving aunt, cousin, and friend to many.
Interment: Our Lady Cemetery & Mausoleum. Memorial contributions in Agnes’s name may be made to Masses or to Catholic Charities.