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Mildred M. (Hamer) Wiese, 99, of 32009 N. 1360 Road, Spring Valley passed away Feb. 15, 2013, in her home after a long illness. Her caregiver, Ella Ramanofskaya, was at her side.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in St. John’s Lutheran Church, Peru, with the Rev. Timothy Kenyon officiating.
Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Monday in Mueller Funeral Home, Peru. Additional visitation will be 10-11 a.m. Tuesday in the church.
Mrs. Wiese was born Feb. 26, 1913, in Peru to Henry and Christina (Kallner) Hamer. She married Herman J. Wiese on Aug. 7, 1932, in St. John’s Lutheran Church. They had one daughter, Lois.
Mrs. Wiese was a lifelong member of St. John’s Lutheran Church. She served for a time as a Sunday School teacher, a member of the hand bell choir, a member of Ladies Aid and later as a WELCA member and a member of the Reception Committee. After her husband passed away, she became a board member on Illinois Farm Bureau Women’s Committee, a position which she held for several years.
Survivors include her daughter, Lois McCulloch of Ridott; two granddaughters, Rose Anne Flores of Glendale, Ariz., and Dawn (David) Bronkema of Cincinnati, Ohio; five great-grandchildren; three great-great grandsons; numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1971; three sisters and two brothers.
Memorial donations may be directed to the Sunday school program at St. John’s Lutheran Church.
The online guestbook may be viewed and remembrances shared at www.MuellerFH.com.
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