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Nancy (Mateka) Du Bois

Nancy (nee: Mateka) Du Bois of Defiance, MO, was fortified with the Sacraments of the Holy Mother Church on November 19, 2022, at the age of 60.

BDu Bois Photo.jpgeloved wife of Michael Vincent Du Bois; daughter of the late Frank and Rosalia Mateka; devoted mother of Shawn “Shelby” Du Bois, Scott Du Bois and Melanie Du Bois. Sister of Albert (Millie) Mateka, Barbara (Mike) Burgess, Mary (Joe) Vogl; Uncle Emmet (Patty) Wuertz and Aunt Theresia Wessels, and loved nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents.

Nancy loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed swimming, floating in the pool and going to the beach. Nancy was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Visitation: Tuesday, November 29, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Baue Cave Springs, 3950 West Clay Street.

Funeral Mass: Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 10:00 a.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary, 8 W Hwy. D, New Melle.

Interment: St. Charles Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made in Nancy's name to St. Jude’s Children's Hospital. 

Source: Baue Funeral Home