Obituary for Heide Ferguson, 79

December 05,1937 To February 19,2017,

6 to 8 PM, Tues., Feb. 21, 2017 at Friemonth-Freese FH - Glasgow, MO

Funeral Services
10 AM, Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 at Friemonth-Freese Funeral Home - Glasgow, MO

Lewis Cemetery - Glasgow, MO

St. Mary's Catholic School, Missouri Education Foundation or Glasgow United Methodist Church

Heide Ferguson 1937 – 2017 Glasgow resident, Heide Ferguson, passed away at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, MO on February 19, 2017. She was 79 years of age. Heide Johanna Ferguson was born on December 5, 1937 in Frankfurt, Germany, the daughter of Dr. Karl and Rosel (Krebs) Krautwig. Heide graduated high school in Herborn, Germany and also received some additional education in nursing. She caught the eye of an American soldier, Jim Ferguson, while he was stationed in Germany. On February 27, 1960, Jim and Heide were married in Braubach, Germany. Together they’ve enjoyed nearly 57 years of marriage. Heide was a homemaker, in every sense of the word. Whether it be her great cooking or doing work around the yard and house, Heide made her house a home. She enjoyed knitting and crocheting, and loved to take pictures of her family and sunsets. Heide was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend. She truly loved and cherished her family, especially her grand and great-grandchildren. She is survived by her husband, Jim Ferguson, of Glasgow; daughter, Connie (Mark) Tebbe, of Glasgow; son, Steve (Sheila) Ferguson, of Glasgow; sister, Anne Webster, of Concord, NC; brother, Hubert Krautwig, of Ruckeroth, Germany; six grandchildren, Jayme Dinter, Tyler Tebbe, Haley, Heather and Heidy Ferguson, and Molly Curry; two great-grandchildren, August and Bowie Dinter. Heide is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. In addition to her parents, Heide was preceded in death by her grandson-in-law, Jonathan Dinter. Funeral service for Heide will be 10 AM, Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at Friemonth-Freese Funeral Home in Glasgow, with Fr. Alex Gabriel and Pastor Karen Alden officiating. Visitation will be 6-8 PM, Tuesday, February 21 at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service at Lewis Cemetery, one mile northeast of Glasgow. Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Mary’s School of Glasgow, Missouri Education Foundation or Glasgow United Methodist Church, in care of the funeral home.