Therese Marie Braunecker, 68, Platte City, MO

Published 07/21 2014 08:59AM

Updated 07/21 2014 09:02AM

Therese Marie Braunecker, 68, of Platte City, Missouri, joined her husband in Heaven July 18, 2014.

A Memorial Mass will be held at the Twelve Apostles Catholic Church of Platte City, MO at a later date.

Therese was born September 21, 1945, in Ligonier, PA to Dan and Kathryn Kinnik and was the sixth child of eight.

She moved to Platte City from Louisville, KY in 2011 to be near her daughter, Terri Lynn and son-in-law, Robert. Therese earned a Bachelor’s of Science and a Masters of Arts in teaching degrees from the University of Louisville in 1988 and 1990 respectively. She was a member of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. She was active in assisting companies in developing and implementing wellness programs for employees in the Louisville, KY region. She loved to read, exercise, play tennis, play with her pets, travel, and spend time with her family. She loved her Lord and Savior.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, of 30 years, C. Paul Braunecker and siblings Mike, Thomas, Mary K., and John G.

She is survived by her daughter, Terri Lynn Munsey and her husband Robert; her brothers William, Joseph, and Daniel Kinnik and their families.

Arrangements By: Rollins Funeral Home—Platte City, MO—Ph. 816-858-2129.

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