Archive for Saturday, April 9, 2005

E. Maxine Willkomm, Perry

April 9, 2005


— Mass of Christian Burial for E. Maxine Willkomm, 80, Perry, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Theresa Catholic Church in Perry.

Mrs. Willkomm died Thursday, April 7, 2005, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community in Lawrence.

She was born July 16, 1924, in Onaga, the daughter of John Burt and Amy Winifred Dennis Thompson. She attended school in Onaga.

Mrs. Willkomm owned and operated Trudes Drive Inn in Perry for 23 years.

She married Mathew John Willkomm in California. He survives, of the home.

Other survivors include two daughters, Ruth M. Ellis and Darlene E. Annis, both of Perry; a sister, Lucille Mize, Bellevue; nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Barnett Funeral Home in Oskaloosa with a rosary service at 7:30 p.m. Monday.

The family suggests memorials to St. Theresa Catholic Church, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 416 Oskaloosa 66066.

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