Funeral services for Loretta May German, 89, Marshfield, Missouri, formerly of Willow Springs, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 4, 2017 in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. German passed away at 7:00 a.m., Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at her home.
She was born May 10, 1927, at Willow Springs, Missouri, to Sidney Thomas Rainey and Alpha Ethel Segrist Rainey. On April 1, 1946, she was married at Willow Springs, Missouri, to Alvin Lee German, who preceded her in death on April 26, 1994. Mrs. German was a homemaker and enjoyed playing piano and quilting. She loved visiting and talking to people; and always said she never met a stranger. Mrs. German was a member of First Baptist Church, Willow Springs, Missouri.
She is survived by five children, Sidney German and wife, Marcella, Springfield, Missouri, Eugene German and wife, Sandy, Marshfield, Missouri, James German and wife, Mary, Union, Missouri, Susie German, Marshfield, Missouri and Rosie Pace, Springfield, Missouri; eleven grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; one brother, Andrew Rainey and wife, Helen; four sisters, Ola Hawkins, Pearl Rainey, Pat Robinson and June Chaney; and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents, husband, one brother, Bud Rainey and one sister, Edith Hughes, precede her in death.
Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Friday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Howell Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to The Shriner’s Children’s Hospital or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.