Wilma H. Knoelke

Posted on Dec 4, 2013

Wilma H. Knoelke, 93, of Bryant passed away on Monday, December 2, 2013 at her residence. She was born on October 1, 1920 in Portland to Albert and Jessie (Gibson) Shawver. She was married on June 30, 1946 to Gerald Knoelke.
She was a homemaker.
She is survived by a daughter, Ruby Morehous of Portland; three grandsons, Eric Morehous; Toby Morehous; and Adam Morehous, all of Bryant; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband on April 6, 2005.
Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 4 at Baird-Freeman Funeral Home in Portland. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 5 at the funeral home. Officiating will be Pastor Darrell Borders. Burial will take place at Gravel Hill Cemetery west of Bryant.
Memorials may be made to the Jay County Cancer Society or Family LifeCare - Hospice.
Arrangements provided by Baird-Freeman Funeral Home in Portland. Online condolences may be made at www.bairdfreeman.com.