Alice May Reimer, 80, died Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at St. Francis Hospital in Wichita, Kansas. She was born March 4, 1939 in Liberal, Kansas the daughter of Howard & Earlene (Ellis) Massie.
Alice grew up in the Liberal area where she graduated from Liberal High School in 1957. On May 10, 1958, she married George R. Reimer in Liberal, Kansas. They lived in various places before moving to Satanta, Kansas in 1975. Alice later moved to Lakin, Kansas in 2007 where she has lived since. A homemaker, Alice was a member of the Wesleyan Church of Lakin, the Kearny County Historical Society, and the Kearny County Senior Center where she was very active in their activities. Alice also enjoyed volunteering her time at the Budget Shop and playing Bingo.
Survivors include seven children Calvin Reimer of Dodge City, Kansas, Kenneth & wife Dorothy Reimer of London, Kentucky, Everett & wife Irma Reimer of Alma, Kansas, Twila & husband David Cross of Southington, Ohio, Stanley & wife Cathy Reimer of Wichita, Kansas, Dr. Arlo & wife Angela Reimer of Lakin, Kansas, & Faron Reimer of Tulsa, Oklahoma; and thirteen grandchildren.
Alice is preceded in death by her husband George, who died on August 31, 1986. She is also preceded in death by her parents; a son Alvin Reimer; a brother Howard Daniel Massie; and two sisters Eula Ann Bishop and Eileen Massie.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, August 12, 2019 at the Wesleyan Church in Lakin, Kansas with Pastor Chris McFadden officiating. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. also on Monday at the Ulysses Cemetery in Ulysses, Kansas. Friends may call from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Saturday and from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday all at Garnand Funeral Home in Lakin. The family suggests memorials given to the Budget Shop in care of Garnand Funeral Home.