Ella M. Meimar, age 80 a resident ofKenosha, died Tuesday July 23, 2013 at her home.
Born on February 15, 1933 inFairmont CityILshe was the daughter of the late William and Nelda (Hamilton) Farmer Sr.
She was educated in the schools ofEast St. LouisILand then moved toBellevilleILwhere she met Theodore “Ted” Meimar. They were united in marriage on November 18, 1949 inBellevilleand they moved toKenoshain January of 1950.
Ella worked at Southern Lakes Credit Union from 1974 until she retired from there in 1987. She was a member ofGraceLutheranChurchand formerly a member of St. Mary’sLutheranChurchwhere she was active in the choir, the Altar Guild and Rebecca’s Circle.
Ella is survived by five grandchildren, her brother William L. (Laura) Farmer Jr. of Medford OR, her dear friends John Dunk and Shelly Ishmael, and by several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Theodore on December 3, 2003 and her son Theodore Jr. on April 29, 1995 and her sister June Dove.
Funeral services will be held on Friday July 26th 2013 at 11:00AM at Grace Lutheran Church in Kenosha. (2006-60th St.) Visitation with the family will be on Friday at the church from 10:00 AM until the time of services. Burial services at All Saints Cemetery will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the church would be appreciated.