Eva M. Bloemker (79) of rural Dieterich


Published on April 8 2013 9:15 am

Eva M. Bloemker, 79 of rural Dieterich, IL passed away at 1:15 AM – Monday, April 8, 2013 at Newton Rest Haven in Newton, IL.

Funeral services celebrating Eva’s life will be held at 1:00 PM – Friday, April 12, 2013 at the Blake-Wright Funeral Home in Dieterich, IL with Carroll Ross officiating. Burial will be in the Dieterich Village Cemetery in Dieterich, IL.  Visitation will be held 5:00-7:00 PM – Thursday, April 11, 2013 at the funeral home.  In loving memory of Eva, memorials may be made to the Winterrowd Christian Church.   The obituary can be viewed and condolences left at www.blakefh.com.

Eva was born on August 27, 1933 in Jasper County, IL the daughter of Parker and Oma (Gillespie) Brackett.  She married Delbert Garland Bloemker on December 28, 1951 in Dieterich, IL and he preceded her in death on October 31, 2004.  Eva was a homemaker, loving wife, mother and grandmother.  She was a member of the Winterrowd Christian Church.

Eva is survived by: 3 Daughters – Diana (Jack) Barr of Altamont, IL, Brenda Bloemker of Newton, IL and Connie (Todd) Faught of Dieterich, IL...5 Grandchildren – Brian (Angie) Barr, Cheryl (Doug) Lamb, Ashley Faught, Matthew Faught and Jeffrey Faught...and 6 Great Grandchildren – McKenzie Barr, Brady Barr, Dylan Barr, Kaleb Melvin, Austin Lamb and Kyle Lamb.

Eva was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a granddaughter Kathy Jo Barr.

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