Anna Marie Stremel, 92, died Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at Trinity Manor, Dodge City.
Anna Marie Stremel, 92, died Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at Trinity Manor, Dodge City. She was born September 8, 1920 in Loretta, Kan. to Anton Joseph and Anna Agnes (Sauer) Stremel. She was a resident of Trinity Manor since 2006 and she was a former, longtime resident of Great Bend. She had served as a Missionary in Nigeria from 1960-1967. Then she was a caregiver and teacher with the Dominican Sisters at Great Bend for over 40 years. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church of Spearville. Survivors include a brother, Al Stremel of Phoenix, Ariz.; and two sisters, Martha Issinghoff of Osage City, Kan., and Barbara Shomaker of Spearville. Parish Vigil will be 7 p.m. this evening at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Spearville. Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Friday, March 8, 2013 officiated by Fr. Ted Stoecklein. Visitation is 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Church. Memorials are suggested to the Church. Minnis Mortuary, Bucklin, is in charge of arrangements.