MEADE – Anna L Kroeker Reimer, age 90, died Monday morning, July 15, 2013, at the Minneola District Hospital, Minneola, Kansas.
She was born May 1, 1923, at Rosenhauf, Manitoba, Canada, the daughter of Peter T. and Elizabeth T. (Loewen) Kroeker. As a young girl she attended school in Canada.
On August 8, 1955, she married Isaac T. “Ike” Reimer at Morris, Manitoba, Canada. After their marriage the couple made their home in rural Meade, Kansas, where the couple farmed and ranched in addition to maintaining the family home.
She was a member of the Emmanuel Mennonite Church, Meade, was a Cubbies Leader, and a shop volunteer at the ETC Shop. She enjoyed gardening, quilting, embroidering, and she spent much of her quite time praying for her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by:
Her children, Teresa King and husband, Bob of Guymon, Oklahoma
Wesley Reimer and wife Karen of Ashland, Kansas
Lloyd Reimer and wife Michelle of Protection, Kansas
Lucinda Martin and husband Steve of McPherson, Kansas
James Reimer and wife Brenda of Meade, Kansas
A brother, Frank P. Kroeker of Morris, Manitoba, Canada
A sister, Gladys Reimer of Meade, Kansas
She is preceded in death by her husband on August 8, 2007; her parents; two brothers, Jacob L. Kroeker and Peter L. Kroeker; and three sisters, Margaret L. Kroeker, Helena L. Kroeker, and Elizabeth L. Kroeker.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 2013, at the Emmanuel Mennonite Church, Meade, with Pastors Ken Harder and Chuck Finster presiding. Friends may call from 9:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Friday at Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary, Meade. Interment will follow in the Emmanuel Mennonite Church Cemetery, rural Meade.
The family would welcome memorials to the Lone Tree Retirement Center Front Entrance Landscape Fund or the Emmanuel Mennonite Church Elevator Fund in care of the funeral home.