Service Schedule...

Erma Lee Lay

Visitation:
Date: Wed., March 6, 2019
Time: 9 to 11 a.m.

Visitation Location:
Gottenstroeter Funeral Home Chapel, Owensville, Missouri

Service:
Date: Wed., March 6, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m.

Service Location:
Gottenstroeter Funeral Home Chapel, Owensville, Missouri

Interment:
Countryside Memorial Gardens Cemetery



Memorials/Donations
Family Choice

Obituary
Erma Lee Lay of Owensville departed this life on Friday, March 1, 2019 at Washington Mercy Hospital in Washington. She had reached the age of 86 years, eight months, and 26 days.

She was born in Owensville on June 3, 1932 a daughter of Alton and Tillie (Wiese) Hibler.

She was united in marriage on June 3, 1950 to Vernon Melvin Lay at Owensville.

Erma was a member of St. Peter's Church, St. Peter's Dorcas Circle and St. Peter's Quilters. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, spending time outdoors, and casino trips. She owned and operated L&M Cafe and then worked many years as a cook at Gasconade Country R-2 School District.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Alton and Tillie Hibler; her husband, Vernon Lay; one son, Larry Lay; two brothers, Melvin and Stanwood Hibler; two sisters, Olene Idel and Helen Hibler.

She is survived by Annie Kline and husband Jerry of Sullivan; a brother, Harold Hibler and wife Lucille of Owensville; a sister, Velma Jean Creek of Owensville and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Visitation will be Wednesday, March 6 at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home 9 to 11 AM.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, March 6 at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home at 11 AM with Rev. Stephanie DeLong officiating. Burial will be at Countryside Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Owensville.