Mildred C. Vonderheide, 95, Huntingburg

Mildred VonderheideMildred C. Vonderheide, 95, of Huntingburg, died Friday (August 11) at St. Charles Health Campus in Jasper. She was born in Dubois County July 7, 1922, to Oscar and Anna (Neuhoff) Messmer. She married Vincent R. “Dex” Vonderheide November 24, 1951, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Huntingburg. He died October 19, 2004.

Mildred managed the American Legion in Huntingburg and was an Aflac Insurance agent for a number of years. She was a member of St. Mary’s Church.

Mildred is survived by two sons, Randy Vonderheide and wife Debbie, Vincennes, and Larry J. Vonderheide and wife Kathy, Jasper; one brother, Ray Messmer, Huntingburg; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by one brother, Jim Messmer, and one sister, Mary Jane Van Bever.

Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Nass & Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Memorials can be made to the Huntingburg Volunteer Fire Department. Online condolences may be shared at A funeral mass will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. Mary’s Church with burial following in the church cemetery.

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