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Luella Margaret Rickers

Friday, December 14, 2007

Funeral services for Mrs. Luella Rickers, 89, of Sutherland, will take place at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 15, 2007, at Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland. Rev. LeRoy Riemer will officiate the service.

Visitation will begin one hour prior to the services at the Warner Funeral Home.

Interment will take place at Liberty Cemetery of Calumet.

On Dec, 12, 2007, Luella passed away at the Sutherland Care Center in Sutherland.

Luella Margaret Rickers, the daughter of Henry and Tina (Urban) Meyer, was born March 25, 1918, in Calumet. Her childhood years were spent around Calumet.

On Dec. 18, 1940, Luella was united in marriage to Ernest A. Rickers in Calumet. Following their marriage they remained in Calumet where she stayed at home to raise their family.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ernest Rickers; two brothers: Lawrence and Burnell Meyer; one sister, Lucille Holtz; one infant grandson; and one great-granddaughter.

Luella is survived by her children: Kenneth Rickers of Cherokee, Don Rickers and wife, Meri of Sutherland, Carolyn Sheriff and husband, Richard of Des Moines, and Donna Roeder of Phoenix, Ariz.; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland is in charge of arrangements.