Obituary: Ida Eisfeld, 99, of Morton

Staff Writer
Morton Times-News

Ida M. Eisfeld, 99, of Morton, died at 1:50 p.m. Monday, April 13, 2015, at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton.

She was born July 10, 1915, in Morton to John G. and Ottilie (Statler) Dietrich and married Meyer Eisfeld on Oct. 23, 1949, in Morton. He died Nov. 14, 1979. She also was preceded in death by five sisters and three brothers.

Surviving are one niece, Gretchen Sager of Morton; and four nephews.

She was a china painting teacher for many years.

Ida was a charter member of Bethel Lutheran Church in Morton, where a funeral service was held April 17 officiated by the Rev. Jeff Anderson. A visitation was held one hour prior to services at the church. Burial was at Roberts Cemetery in Morton.

Ludwig Mortuary in Morton is handling arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Bethel Lutheran Church, 425 N. Missouri Ave., Morton, IL 61550.

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