Ramona Riederer 1932-2015

Ramona Riederer 1932-2015


Ramona June Riederer, 83, of Holton, passed away Monday af­ternoon, July 27, 2015 at Medi­calodges Jackson County.

Ramona was born June 8, 1932, in Potawatomie County, the daughter of Raymond and Saxon (Holder) Smith. She graduated from Circleville High School. She was a homemaker and farmwife. Ramona also worked for Slimaker Dress Factory, The Holton Re­corder and Mercer Funeral Home, all in Holton.

She married Robert Henry Ried­erer on March 1, 1952, in Holton. He preceded her in death on Feb. 1, 1997. She was also preceded in death by a sister and eight brothers.

Survivors include her children, Rebecca Riederer of Topeka, Rus­sell Riederer (MaryAnn) of Holton and Roberta Mariani (Richard) of Topeka; and seven grandchildren, Morgan, Anne, Robert and Jake Riederer and Andy, Jonathan and Michael Mariani.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 30 at Mer­cer Funeral Home in Holton. Pri­vate family burial will follow in Holton Cemetery. Ramona will lie in state at the Mercer Funeral Home in Holton beginning Tuesday afternoon, July 28. The family re­quests no flowers.

Memorial contributions may be given to the Ramona Riederer Me­morial Fund to be designated later for a Scholar/Athlete Scholarship Fund for one student at Holton High School and Topeka West High School, sent in care of Mercer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 270, Holton, KS 66436.

To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.mercerfuneralhomes.com


The Holton Recorder

109 W. Fourth St.
Holton, KS 66436
Phone: 785-364-3141

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