Lola Grace Boehmer

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Lola Grace Boehmer, 91, of Alma, died August 7th at the Lafayette Regional Health Center.

Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 9, at the Kaiser-Wiegers Funeral Home in Higginsville, with Rev. Dale Felder officiating. Visitation will be held prior to the funeral. Burial will be in the Calvary Cemetery in Corder. Casket bearers will be Don Delana, Dave Delana, Luke Boehmer, Mark Dankenbring, Logan Wesley and Stanley Fiene. Memorials are suggested to family choice. Condolences may be emailed to the family at

Born Nov. 24, 1925, in Concordia, she was the daughter of Lambert and Delia (Westerhouse) Borgstadt. On March 7, 1947, in Pattonsburg, Mo., she married Elmer Boehmer, who preceded her in death on June 20, 2014. They moved to Alma after their marriage and lived their entire married life there. She was a homemaker and worked outside of the home only briefly.

In addition to her husband, she is preceded in death by a son, Douglas; two brothers, Virgil and Harold Borgstadt; two sisters, Nadine Colson and Mary Ellen Dankenbring.

She is survived by a son, Gary Boehmer (Judy) of Jefferson City; a daughter, Shirley Delana of Waverly; a daughter-in-law, Willa Boehmer of Overland Park, Kan.; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.