Anna Marie Fizer

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Anna Marie Fizer, 93, of Odessa died Feb. 18, 2010, at New Haven Nursing Home at Odessa. Funeral services were held Sunday at Ralph O. Jones Funeral Chapel at Odessa with the Rev. Terry Hodges officiating. Burial was in Odessa Cemetery.

Mrs. Fizer was born on March 18,1916, at Ernestville southwest of Concordia. She was the daughter of Charles and Mary Schnakenberg Lueck. She attended St. Paul's Lutheran School at Concordia. She married Martin Pragman in April 1933. She married John David "J.D." Fizer in June 1962. She moved from Independence to Odessa in 1999. She worked as a clothing sales clerk for Montgomery Ward in Blue Ridge Mall at Kansas City, retiring in 1998. She worked as a waitress while living at Harrisonville. She was a member of Noland Road Baptist Church at Independence and attended First Baptist Church at Odessa.

Mrs. Fizer is survived by one son, Jim Pragman of Blue Springs; two daughters, Joyce Kempton of Blue Springs and Mrs. Calvin (Jeanne) Soendker of Higginsville; a stepson, Ray Fizer of Odessa; two stepdaughters, Mrs. Bob (Becky) Barker of Pleasant Hill and Mrs. Dwayne (Judy) Keck of Odessa; 14 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, J.D., on Feb. 8, 1999; a son, Donald Pragman, on Feb. 2, 2000; and two granddaughters.

The pallbearers were Steve Pragman, Drew Pragman, Chris Berry, Justin Seevers, Robbie Banks, Jeremy Cusick and Deme Garcia.

The family suggests memorial contributions to Odessa Baptist church building fund.