Singer nee Henderson, Annette Marie

Date: Monday, December 9, 2013
Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Visitation Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Date: Monday, December 9, 2013
Time: 1:00 PM

Service Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

St. Clare Catholic Cemetery, St. Clair, MO

Memorials / Donations:
May be made to the family.


Annette Marie Singer of Lonedell, MO departed this life in Washington, MO on December 5, 2013, having reached the age of fifty-five years, eight months and six days. Annette was born in Washington, MO on March 29, 1958, daughter of Ira Franklin Henderson and Elsie Alvina Henderson nee Hanneken. As a young woman she was blessed to have two children.

Annette is survived by her children, Jason Stahlman and fiancee, Lindsay Stewart, of St. Clair, MO and Melissa Sansoucie of Lonedell, MO; by her mother, Elsie Stahlman of St. Clair; by two brothers, Jimmy Henderson and wife, Linda, of St. Clair and Dennis Henderson and wife, Darlene, of Stanton, MO; by four sisters, Pat Medlock and husband, Victor, of St. Clair, Iris George and husband, Louis, of St. Clair, Tammy Lewis of St. Clair and JoAnn Sansoucie and husband, William, of St. Clair; by eight grandchildren, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, cousins, other relatives and many friends.

Annette was preceded in death by her father, Ira Henderson; by her step-father, Bert Stahlman; by her brother, Kevin Henderson; and by her sister, Connie Shortreed.

Annette was a Christian, having been baptized and confirmed in the Catholic faith. In recent years, she had been visiting Victory Church in St. Clair, MO. During her working career, Annette was employed by Precision Rebuilders in St. Clair for about three years as an assembler For most of her adult life she made caring for her home and children her career. Annette had a variety of interests throughout her life, including camping, fishing and working in her yard. Doing ceramics was her passion and she was very talented at making ceramic pieces. What meant the most to her was the time spent with her children and grandchildren. The love they shared and many precious memories they created will be cherished by them all forever.

A kind and loving mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, sister-in-law, niece, aunt, great-aunt, cousin and treasured friend, she will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew and loved her.

Funeral services were held at 1:00 PM on Monday, December 9, 2013, at Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO, with the Rev. Charles Keith officiating. Interment was in St. Clare Catholic Cemetery in St. Clair. Memorials may be made to the family.