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Mildred L. Stuemke, 89, of Altamont, died at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, at Altamont Lutheran Care Center. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Altamont. Burial will be in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Altamont. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today, Jan. 30, at Kull Funeral Chapel, Altamont, and for one hour prior to the service Friday at the church. MILDRED LENORA ALWARDT-STUEMKE was born February 21, 1924 at her parents' farm home rural Altamont. She was born into the Christian family of August and Lenora (Siebert) Alwardt Jr. Mildred grew up with brothers Victor, Emil, Arthur and her sisters Minnie and Caroline. Mildred was baptized and confirmed her faith at the Zion Lutheran Church where she received her education and where Mildred married Delbert Carl Stuemke on April 17, 1949 and he preceded her in death on February 10, 2001. Mildred was most proud of her family that she shared in the responsibility of raising the family with her late husband also assisted him in their business. She was very content to be at home with the family. She especially enjoyed her gardening and baking items such as chocolate angel food cake, coffee cakes and more. In lieu of flowers Memorials they may be directed to the Lutheran Care Center ["Heart to Heart"] 702 West Cumberland Road, Altamont, IL 62411 and the "Whoo Hoo Sisterhood" of Altamont. She is survived by her 3-Sons: Melvin 'Mel' and his (wife Karen) of St. Elmo, Illinois and their two sons Chad (wife, Dana) Stuemke and their children: Ian, Ava and William. Chet (wife, Bethany) Stuemke and their son Carder. Elwin "Curly" (wife, April) Stuemke of Altamont, Illinois. And their three sons:Kyle (wife, Emily) Stuemke and their boys: Brayden, Nathan and Reed. Kenon (wife, Stephanie) Stuemke. Kory (fiancթe Emi Bunner) Stuemke. Eugene (wife, Sandra) Stuemke of Altamont, Illinois. And their three children: Brett (wife, Myah)Stuemke and their son Blake. Kara (husband, Sam) Mehl and their son August and Miss Alesha Stuemke. 1-Daughter: Miss Sandra Stuemke of Effingham, Illinois. She was preceded in death by her Parents, and Husband. 3-Brothers: Victor and wife Ruby Alwardt. Emil and wife Freda Alwardt. Arthur and wife Lydia Alwardt. 2-Sisters: Minnie and husband Arnold Mercier and Caroline and husband Reinhart Voelker.


Friday morning January 31st, 2014 at 11:00.

Immanuel Lutheran Church Altamont Il.


5:00 pm-8:00 pm on Thursday, January 30, 2014.

Kull Funeral Chapel, Altamont or for one hour prior to the funeral services at the church.
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