Emy Lou Wischmeier, 82, Seymour, passed away at 1:15 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014 at Lutheran Community Home, Seymour.
She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Seymour, and a former member of Immanuel Ladies Aid #3.
She was a homemaker and farm wife.
She enjoyed crocheting and sewing. She made clothes and numerous afghans for her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed playing cards, taking care of her flowers and working in her yard.
Born on Dec. 21, 1931, in Jackson County, she was the daughter of Fred and Selma Tiemeier Wehmiller, both of whom preceded her in death. She married Melvin Wischmeier on April 30, 1950 at Emanuel Lutheran Church, Dudleytown, and he survives in Seymour.
Survivors include three sons, Loren (Elizabeth) Wischmeier and Roger (Patricia) Wischmeier both of Seymour, and Denver (Danielle) Wischmeier of Mooresville, Indiana; one daughter, Sandra (Brent) Kilgas of Seymour; one daughter-in-law, Sandra Wischmeier; one sister, Donna (Robert) Downing, Vallonia; three sisters-in-law, Helen Wehmiller and Marcella Wischmeier of Seymour and Jewel Wehmiller of Crothersville; 11 grandchildren, Casie (Misty) Wischmeier, Amanda (Wes) Konkle, B.J. (Aby) Wischmeier, Jeremy (Denise) Wischmeier, Jessica (Chris) Bailey, John (Cheyenne) Wischmeier, Denee Wischmeier (fiancé Corey Lecher), Dillen Wischmeier, Caden Wischmeier, Stephanie Kilgas (Matt Meyers) and Mitchell Kilgas; great grandchildren, Caleb, Kelsey, Kailey and Kera Wischmeier, Avalee Konkle, Evan and Adalyn Wischmeier, Wyatt and Zoe Wischmeier, Braden and Coltin Bailey and Lexi and Ivey Wischmeier; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by a son, Donald Wischmeier; two sisters, Julia (Arthur) Bishop and Gladys Wehmiller; two brothers, Lester and Ivan Wehmiller.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 29 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Seymour, with Pastors Ralph Blomenberg, Philip Bloch and Jimmy Rodriguez and Vicar Daniel Merz officiating.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 28 at Spurgeon Funeral Home, Inc., Brownstown, and from 9 a.m. until the time of the service on Friday, Aug. 29 at the church.
Burial will be at Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery, Seymour.
Memorials may be given to Immanuel Lutheran Church, Immanuel Lutheran School, Trinity Lutheran High School or Lutheran Community Home. www.spurgeonfh.com