Melba "Emadean" Hoffmeister, of Swinton, Mo., died on Sunday, April 15, 2012, at the age of 84. She was the daughter of the late Ralph E. and Lydia Bradshaw.
She is survived by a daughter, Jacqueline Torpea, and two sons, Paul (Tammy) Woodrow and Glen (Pam) Woodrow.
She was also a beloved sister, aunt, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, and a friend to many.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Edward Bradshaw.
Visitation wil be held on Friday, April 20, 2012, at the Baue Funeral and Memorial Center at 3950 West Clay in St. Charles, Mo., from 4-7 p.m. and on Saturday, April 21, 2012, from 9-10 a.m., after which funeral services will follow in the Baue Funeral Chapel.
Interment will take place at St. Charles Memorial Gardens.
Memorials may be made to the AmHeart Hospice.