Eureka, SD-Funeral service for Ottillia “Tillie” Helena Flemmer, 90, of Eureka will be 10:30 am, Saturday, February 2, 2019 at Zion American Lutheran Church in Eureka. Rev. Ryan Gage will officiate.
Burial will be in Zion Lutheran Cemetery.
There will be a prayer service Friday at 7:00 pm with visitation from 5:00-7:00 pm at the funeral home.
Ottillia Helena (Jundt) Flemmer was born July 24, 1928 to Jacob and Helena (Muhlbier) on the family homestead near Eureka, SD. She peacefully left this world on January 28, 2019.
Tillie was united in Holy Matrimony to Arnold Flemmer on February 16, 1947 at Zion American Lutheran Church, Eureka, SD. They made their home in Eureka and were blessed with three children, one of which died in infancy.
Tillie was a long-time employee of Heilman Drug and her smile and caring demeanor were appreciated by the customers. She was a member of the VFW and Legion Auxiliary and enjoyed being a Red Hatter. She loved knitting and was an excellent cook. She had a deep love for her family and especially loved spending time with her children and great grandchildren.
She is survived by her son, Thomas (Brenda) Flemmer, Eureka; daughter, Nancy (Greg) Von Wald, Rapid City; grandsons, Josh (Shantel) Flemmer, Eureka; Eric (Carina) Flemmer, Herreid; Ryan Von Wald, Rapid City; and great grandchildren, Jared Von Wald, Riley Flemmer, Ty Fuehrer and Breanna Fuehrer.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Arnie (1-31-1977), an infant daughter, her parents, sister, Olga Pfeifle and brothers, Herbert, Oscar and Johnny Jundt.
Honorary Casketbearers will be Tillie’s great grandchildren.
Casketbearers will be Gary Wolff, Greg Schock, Dan Opp, Barry Lapp, Mel Kary and Rodney Joachim.
Carlsen Funeral Home of Eureka has been entrusted with arrangements.