Gladys Rose Drummond (nee Krodinger) age 86, of De Soto, Missouri passed away on
February 17, 2021, at her home in De Soto. She was born on May 24, 1934, in De Soto.
Along with her late husband Frederick Burda Drummond she owned Drummond
Nursery, Greenhouse and Florist. She was a life-long member of St. Rose of Lima
Catholic Church, she gave freely of her time to her church and civic organizations, she helped
start the St. Rose auction to benefit the school. She was a member of The Daughters of Isabella,
the Columbia Anns, and a member of the Henry Shaw Cactus Society.
Daughter- Julie G. (Wayne) Ott of De Soto, Missouri.
Daughter- Donna C. (Terry) Reando of De Soto, Missouri.
Daughter- Theresa A. Wilkinson of French Village, Missouri.
Son- Fred K. (Kim) Drummond of De Soto, Missouri.
Son in law- Tony Vallo of De Soto, Missouri
Daughter in law- Lauren Juliette of De Soto, Missouri.
Sister- Mabel Jennings of De Soto Missouri.
Brother- Donald (Karen) Krodinger of De Soto, Missouri.
Brother- Larry (Sue) Krodinger of De Soto, Missouri
Sister- Ann (Carl) Oberle of De Soto, Missouri.
Grandson- Jarod (Lauren) Drummond of Festus, Missouri.
Grandson- Ben (Kelly) Drummond of Valles Mines, Missouri.
Granddaughter- Leslie (Nick) Marchetti of De Soto, Missouri.
Grandson- Grant (Natalie) Bowen of Festus, Missouri.
Granddaughter- Audrey (Jake) Williams of De Soto, Missouri.
Granddaughter- Alanna (Garrett) Oliver of Macon, Missouri.
Grandson- Travis (Apryl) Ott of De Soto, Missouri.
Grandson- Josh (Amy Westfall) Reando of St. Louis, Missouri.
Grandson- Tyler (Megan) Reando of De Soto, Missouri.
Grandson- Chad Reando of De Soto, Missouri.
Granddaughter- Alexandra (Trent) McCullough of De Soto, Missouri.
Grandson- Trevor Reando of De Soto, Missouri.
Grandson- Bryan (Rachel) Wilkinson of Festus Missouri.
Grandson- David Wilkinson of De Soto, Missouri.
Granddaughter- Melanie (Josh) Treis of French Village, Missouri
Grandson- Frederick Drummond of Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Granddaughter- Olivia (Nick Moore) Drummond of De Soto, Missouri.
Great Grandchildren- Kendra, Braxton, Brenton, Milayna, Joseph,
Sophia, Nicholas, Collin (Alexis), Parker, Jayden, Tatum, Lane, Lance, Harper,
Wyatt, Waylon, Wynston, Josephine, Adeline, Elora, Abel, Eve, Connor,
Paige, Brynna and Cecelia.
Preceded in death by-
Husband- Frederick Burda Drummond
Son- Joseph “Joe” Drummond
Daughter- Mary R. Vallo
Granddaughter- Evelyn Drummond
Parents- Max and Gertrude Krodinger (nee Wintz)
Sister- Fern Kruger
Sister- Joan Armsey
Sister- Maxine Piloski
Brother- Ralph Krodinger
Sister-in-law- M. Elizabeth “Liz” Krodinger
Brother-in-law- Alfred Krueger Sr.
Brother-in-law- Bud Jennings.
Son in law- Dave Wilkinson.
Visitation- Sunday, February 21, 2021, from 2 to 8 pm at Robert D. Brown Funeral Home Inc, 103 Fourth Street, Hillsboro, Missouri, 63050. Please wear face masks.
Morning Prayers-Monday, February 22, 2021, 10:15 am in the funeral home chapel. Please wear face masks.
Funeral Mass- Monday, February 22, 2021, 11 am at St. Rose Lima, De Soto, Missouri. Please wear face masks.
Entombment-Monday February 22, 2021, at Calvary Cemetery, De Soto, Missouri
Memorials to- Adopt an Angel, St. at St. Rose School.