Wilma Kitsmiller

Obituary of Wilma Kitsmiller

 

      Wilma Kitsmiller, 77, of Berdan died on Friday morning August 11, 2017 at Jerseyville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Jerseyville.

      Born in Carrollton on Dec. 26, 1939, she was the daughter of the late Floyd and Melissa Anderson Hardwick.

      She married Wesley Kitsmiller and he preceded her in death in 1998.   Surviving are daughters:  Beulah Pryor of Girard, Rae Brown of Pittsfield, Peggy (Joe) Lakin of Carrollton, Sue (Don) Goetten of Carrollton, Missy (Steve) Kirbach of Fieldon, Mindy (Kevin) Smith of Holiday, TN, 15 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren, 2 brothers: Francis “Bud” (Patsy) Hardwick of Carrollton and Harry (Pat) Hardwick of Jackson, TN.   She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a brother Lyndle Hardwick.

       Wilma was a kind gentle woman with a great work ethic.  She mowed cemeteries for many years.  She was always a joy to be around.  She was a member of the Jehovah’s Witness’.

       Graveside rites will be held on Monday August 14, 2017 at 1 P.M. at Belltown Cemetery in Belltown.  Memorials may be made to BJC Hospice.  Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in Carrollton is in charge of arrangements.  Condolences may be left online at:  www.airsman-hires.com.