Janet Zimmerschied, 59, of LaMonte died Nov. 8, 2009, at University Hospital and Clinics at Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Our Savior Lutheran Church at Sedalia. Burial will be at 2:30 p.m. at Fairview Cemetery at Sweet Springs.
Mrs. Zimmerschied was born on Nov. 14, 1949, at Lexington. She was the daughter of Vernon H. and Dorothy Nienhueser Schlesselman. She married Roger Zimmerschied on Aug. 2, 1969. She was a 1967 graduate of Concordia High School. She had lived near LaMonte for the last 40 years and was a farmer. She was a member of the Sweet Springs Garden Club and the Priscilla Guild at Immanuel Lutheran Church at Sweet Springs.
Mrs. Zimmerschied is survived by her husband of the home; a son, Brian Zimmerschied of Knob Noster; a daughter, Mrs. Jonathan (Ann) Ulmer of Lubbock, Texas; her mother of Concordia; two brothers, David Schlesselman of O'Fallon and Don Schlesselman of Concordia; three sisters, Karol Meyer and Kathy Frerking of Concordia and Joyce Kroll of Hebron, Neb.; and four grandchildren.
The family suggests memorial contributions to Our Savior Lutheran Church.
The family will receive friends from 4:30 to 8 p.m. tonight at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home at Concordia.