Ashley, ND-Funeral service for Hildegard Weisser, 97, of Ashley will be 10:30 am, Monday, November 12, 2018 at Zion Lutheran Church. Rev. Alvin Beyer will officiate.
Burial will be in Zion Lutheran Cemetery.
Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at the church.
Hildegard died November 2, 2018 at Ashley Medical Center.
Hildegard Katherina Lammle, daughter of Conrad and Susanne (Meier) Lammle was born February 24, 1921 on the family homestead near Long Lake, SD. She attended school in Long Lake. Hildegard worked on the family farm and at the Long Lake Grocery Store.
Hildegard was united in marriage to Albert Weisser on December 28, 1941 in Salem Emmanuel Lutheran Church at Long Lake. Albert was in the Army during World War II and Hildegard then made her home in Ashley. Later, they lived on the west coast for a short time, returning to Ashley in 1956. Albert died in 1982. Hildegard sold Watkins Products for 11 years, then NeoLife from 1970-2018. She was very knowledgeable about the products she sold and believed in all what they did.
Hildegard enjoyed reading health journals that connected back to her work. She liked to cook and play cards. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, American Legion Auxiliary, Ashley Senior Citizens, Bone Builder Exercise Club, Ashley Country Club and The Birthday Club.
Grateful for having shared Hildegard’s life are her sons, James (Sylvia) Weisser of Linton, ND and Frank (Jolene) Weisser of Ashley; daughter, Susan (Robert) Gilbert of Ashley; 11 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
Preceding Hildegard in death were her parents, husband, Albert and brother, Erwin Lammle.
Honorary Casketbearers with be The Birthday Club.
Casketbearers will be Ross Dewerff, Brett Dewerff, Bryce Weisser, Eric Weisser, Dan Erickson and Keith Vogel.
Carlsen Funeral Home of Ashley has been entrusted with arrangements.