Mary Ellen "Ella" Volmerding, age 95 of Winsted, died Monday, June 29, 1998 at St. Mary's Care Center in Winsted.
Ella was born to Herman and Mary Ann (Berkner) Volmerding on Nov. 14, 1902 in Waverly, Minn.
She is survived by her sister, Mabel of Winsted; her nephew, Bill of Santa Rosa, Calif. and other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held Wednesday, July 1 from 2 - 5 p.m. with a 2 p.m. prayer service at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Waverly. Visitation continued for one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday.
Mass of Christian Burial was held Thursday, July 2, 1998, 10:30 a.m., at St. Mary's Catholic Church with the Rev. Martin Rath, O.S.B. officiating. Music was by St. Mary's church choir.
Michael Reinert, Marvin Decker, Bob Padden, Clarence Marketon, Don Borrell, and Clayton Borrell were pallbearers. Interment was in the church cemetery.