Abbie I. Mormann, 94, of Colesburg, passed away Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City.
Visitation was held from, 2-7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, at St. Patrick’s Parish Center in Colesburg. Visitation continued from 9-10 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Parish Center prior to funeral mass.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Colesburg, with burial in the church cemetery. Rev. Jim Goerrend officiated with mass servers: Noah and Tallen Mormann and Carter Hillers. Placing of the pall was done by her children: Larry, Wayne, Shirley and Daniel. Lector was Carol Ann Simons and giftbearers were Alder and Waylon Mormann and Ellie Recker. Eucharistic ministers were Deanne Wulfekuhle and Jeanette Thein. Music was provided by Sarah Mormann, Jane Christiansen and Steve Steinfadt. Honorary pallbearers were Sara Brimeyer, Shelley Barbour, Sandy Recker, Lexia Mormann, Jennifer Rauen and Jodi McCabe. Pallbearers were Brian, Brad, Chad, Glen, Landon, Doug, Jamie, Mikel and Logan Mormann.
Abbie was born Feb. 14, 1925, in Petersburg, the daughter of Gregory and Alvina (Bockenstedt) Lammers. She married Arthur Mormann on June 10, 1947 at Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Petersburg.
She enjoyed gardening, cards, visiting with anyone she met, and spending time with her family. She was blessed with great patience and the ability to socialize with anyone.
Survivors include her four children, Lawrence “Larry” (Joyce) Mormann, of Worthington, Wayne (Mary Sue) Mormann, of Colesburg, Shirley (Darrell) Lindauer, of New Vienna, Daniel (Sandy) Mormann, of Colesburg; 16 grandchildren, and 37 great grandchildren; siblings: Irvin (Eloise) Lammers, of Guttenberg, Carol Ann (Lester) Simons, of Colesburg; a sister-in-law, Karen Lammers, of Anamosa.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Arthur on July 3, 1995; a son, Gary on May 6, 2017; a great granddaughter, Grace Mormann on Dec. 16, 2007; siblings, Alice (Lavern) Knipper, Mildred (Vernon) Helle, Vanita (Ralph) Knipper, Gladys (Purl) Lake, Lavern Lammers, Donald (Peggy Digmann) Lammers; in-laws: LuVerne (Catherine) Mormann, Evelyn (Elmer) Geistkemper, Walter (Jean) Mormann, Agnes (Melvin) Mensen.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.kramerfuneral.com.