We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Funeral services will be Thursday, August 19, 1999 for 71-year-old Melma Rahlfs of
Chester who died Monday, August 16 at her home.
Born December 5, 1927 in Randolph County, the daughter of Charlie and Ida (Eggemeyer)
Niemeyer. She married Wilbert Rahlfs on September 7, 1957 in Steeleville and he preceded
her in death.
Survivors include one son, Kevin of Ellis Grove. One daughter, Tamara Juenger of
Chester. One brother, Delbert Niemeyer of Chester and one stepsister, Eunice Singer of
Steeleville. Three grandchildren also survive.
Her parents, husband and one sister preceded her in death.
Friends may call after 4pm Wednesday evening, August 18 at the Welge Pechacek Funeral
Home in Chester.
Funeral services for Melma Rahlfs will be Thursday, August 19, 1999 at 11:00am at Peace
Lutheran Church in Chester with Rev. Edwin Reuter officiating, burial will be in Paradise
Cemetery in Steeleville.
Memorials can be made to the Peace Lutheran Church of Chester.