Tammy (Kleine) Goebel


Tammy L. Goebel (nee: Kleine) of Wright City,  passed away on May 9,  at the age of 60.

She was the beloved wife of David Goebel; She is survived by her son, Travis (Heather) Goebel of Washington; two daughters, Sarah (Margo) Goebel of Wilmington, DE, Jenny Goebel of Washington; sister, Nancy (Todd) Overstreet of Augusta; seven grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She is preceded in death by her father, Virgil Kleine, mother, Ruth Ann Kleine (nee: Hemsath); grandparents, Andrew and Louella Maschmeier, Waldo and Elsie Hemsath; father and mother-in-law, Ralph and Anna Goebel. 

Tammy was born on January 31, 1964 in Washington. Tammy grew up in Augusta, and lived in rural Wright City area. In her youth she was active in 4H, and was a former FFA state officer. Tammy showed steers at St. Charles County Fair (Reserve Grand Champion 1981) & Washington Town & Country Fair. She graduated from Washington High School in 1982. After High School, she went to East Central College and graduated in 1984, with a AAS Degree in Agribusiness. Tammy and David were married on October 4, 1986 and from this union three children were born. Travis, Jenny and Sarah. She worked in the telecommunications and real estate and retired from Investors Title Co. as an Escrow Officer. Tammy was an active member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, in Washington, Missouri. She was a loving wife to Dave, a loving mother and a loving “GiGi “ to her grandchildren. Tammy never knew a stranger, and was always willing to pitch in and lend a helping hand. She loved cooking, dancing, Christmas and getting together with friends & traveling with Dave. Tammy was loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. 

A visitation will be held Thursday May 16 from 2 p.mm. to 8 p.m at Pitman Funeral Home in  Wentzville.  A second visitation will be held Friday May 17 from 9 a.m  to 10 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church-Washington. Funeral services will follow at 10 a.m. Memorials can be made to Immanuel Lutheran School-Washington.