Alma Metzler

Metzler, Alma

Alma O. Metzler, 91 formerly of Junction City died on Monday, March 25, 2013 at the Harmony Assisted Living in Stevens Point.

Funeral services will be 11am Saturday, March 30, 2013 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Junction City with Rev. Dr. Timothy Roser officiating. Burial will be in Alsen Cemetery in Alsen, North Dakota.

Visitations will be from 10am Saturday at St. Paul's Church until time of services.

Martens/Rembs Funeral Home in Junction City is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Alma was born on August 31, 1921 in Wales, ND to August and Pauline (Kuball) Domres. She attended a country school in South Dresdon, ND.

On April 30, 1945, she was united in marriage to Frederick C. Metzler at St. John's Lutheran Church in Dresdon, ND. He died on June 20, 2000. She spent their married life in Alsen as a housewife and raised her family until moving to Langdon.

She moved to Wisconsin from Langdon, ND in 1995 to be near her family. Alma did needlepoint, loved watching game shows and crossword puzzles until her eyesight failed.

Alma is survived by her children, Curtis (Elaine) Metzler of Bargersville, IN; Leslie (Kathy) Metzler of Junction City; Janet (Jon) Macht of Pittsfield, MA; Beverly Metzler of Devils Lake, ND; James (Marie) Metzler of Brunswick, GA; 12 grandchildren, Rachel (Ken) Haupt, Richard (Angie) Metzler, Rayn (Jill) Metzler, Frederick Metzler, Sarah (Brian) Moscinski, Christine (Ken) Manthorne, Michael Macht, Jody (Chris) Gertson, Gina Metzler, Kristi Schill, Steven (Andrea) Metzler, Tricia (Chris) Poulney and 17 great grandchildren. She is further survived by one sister Elsie VanDenBerg of Fargo, ND; two sisters-in-law Doris Metzler of Turlock, CA; Pat Metzler of Manteca, CA.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son Charles in infancy, six brothers, William, Albert, Henry, Frank, Walter and Charles; three sisters Ida, Emilia, Hilda .

A special thanks to harmony Living Center were she was a resident since 2009.

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Published in Stevens Point Journal on Mar. 28, 2013