Led an active and full life

Charlotte Ann Papenbrok, age 83, of Osage Beach, Missouri, departed this life on March 2, 2013 in Los Fresnos, Texas.

She was born September 6, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois to Charles N. Lynk and Leda LaRouche. She resided in Chicago and attended 12 years of parochial education.

She married Herbert L. Papenbrok on September 1, 1951 at Our Lady of Lourdes Cathedral in Chicago, Illinois.

She was the mother of Laura Ann Kinsey, wife of Ronald L. Kinsey and their children Elizabeth L. Kinsey and Ronald "Tyler" Kinsey. Her step-granddaughter Tracy Kinsey Arzamendi and husband Manuel Arzamendi with step great-grandchild Tres Arzamendi.

She was the mother of Lynn Ann Papenbrok engaged to Michael J. Pugh of Blue Springs, Missouri.

Linda Dorsey, Bob and Kim Schiller and Mindy Hamilton unofficially adopted her as another Mom years ago.

After leaving Breakwater Bay, in Osage Beach she became a resident of Blue Springs, Missouri. She became active in the Jackson County Pulmonary Rehab Group and participated in Tai Chi.

When not residing with Lynn at their Blue Springs residence, you could find her down in South Padre, Island, Texas.

Recently, she returned to part-time residence at The Knolls in Osage Beach.

She had a full active 83 years of life. As recently as two weeks ago, she was cruising with her friends on the Princess Cruise Line.

Funeral services were held Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Camdenton.

Entombment will be at Lake Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Praying Hands Mausoleum, Osage Beach, Missouri.

Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at www.hedgesscottfuneralhomes.com

Arrangements have been placed under the care of Hedges-Scott Funeral Home, Osage Beach, Missouri.