Emma J. Denaro

Emma J. Denaro, 83, of Bourbon, MO passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at Life Care Center of Sullivan.

Emma J. Hess was born on November 11, 1933 to the late Ernest and Bonnie (Cossairt) Hess in St. Louis, MO. She was united in marriage to Ned “Junior” Denaro in the summer of 1957. She and Junior raised three children; Donna, Richard and Tina. Emma was a homemaker; however, she was treated like a princess by her husband, Junior, who loved and spoiled her. She enjoyed doing puzzles, word search and fishing. She was of the Assembly of God faith.

Emma is survived by her children, Donna Bunton of Bourbon; Richard Denaro of Bourbon; and Tina Denaro of Rolla; six grandchildren, Jeffrey Di Enno of Florissant; Devon Brown and husband Edward of Wildwood; Randy Hendricks, Jessica, Jeremy and Ian Denaro all of New London, MO; nine great-grandchildren, Tristan, Bailey, Griffin, Trinity, Oliver, Rae Lynn, Maddie and Gavin; three sisters, Bonnie Dorsett of Fenton; Dean Isgriggs of Manchester; Phyllis Pennock and husband Norbert of Bourbon; nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.

Along with her parents, Mrs. Denaro was preceded in death by her husband, Junior and two sisters, Wanda Bunton and Bertha Gargus.

It was Mrs. Denaro’s wish to be cremated.

All arrangements were under the care of the Eaton Funeral Home, Sullivan, MO.

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