Reta Isabel Engelman (91) of St. Elmo


Published on August 7 2013 10:24 am

Reta  Isabel Engelman, 91, of St. Elmo entered eternal rest at 1:30p.m. Monday, August 5, 2013 in her home.

Graveside service will be 10:00a.m. Friday, August 9, 2013 at Maplewood Cemetery, St. Elmo. Memorials are requested to the Shriners Hospital, Ronald McDonald House or Donor's choice.  Arrangements by C & A Pagel Funeral of St. Elmo,IL.

Reta was born on September 9, 1924  in Effingham, IL.,  the daughter of James L. and Orpha P. (Gordon) Myers. She married Kanola "Curt" Engelman in 1946 he preceded her on December 6, 1998.  She was a cake baker for several years and enjoyed spending time with her family.

Surviving are her son; Jim (wife, Donna) Engelman of St. Elmo, IL., two grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren and 3 step great grandchildren.

She was preceded by her parents, husband, one brother; James Curly Myers, 2 sisters; Pearl Simmons and Marie Fair.