|Birth: ||Apr. 28, 1901|
|Death: ||Oct. 30, 2000|
From the November 1, 2000, edition of The Quad-City Times (Davenport, IA)
DAVENPORT -- Services for Cecilia A. Blumer, 99, a resident of Riverview Manor Nursing Home, Pleasant Valley, and a longtime Davenport resident, will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Holy Family Catholic Church. Burial will be in St. Ann's Cemetery, Long Grove, Iowa.
Visitation is 4-8 p.m. today at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home with a family-lead Rosary at 4 p.m. and a Prayer service at 7 p.m.
Mrs. Blumer died Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2000, at Riverview Manor.
The former Cecilia Agnes Micklewright was born April 28, 1901, in Donahue, Iowa, the daughter of Thomas and Stella (Noel) Micklewright. She married Oswald S. Blumer in February of 1919. He died Sept. 10, 1959.
Mrs. Blumer was the vice-president and co-founder of the family business, Great Western Supply Company, Davenport. She and her husband, Oswald, founded the business in 1926.
Memorials may be made to Holy Family Church or Crisis Pregnancy Center.
Survivors include daughters and a son-in-law, Patricia A. MacBeth, Bettendorf, and Kathleen and Alan Lee, Davenport; sons and daughters-in-law, Alan O. and Florence Blumer and Dale J. Blumer, all of Davenport, Thomas E. and Marian Blumer, LeClaire, and Wayne J. and Dorothy Blumer and Dean F. and Sharon Blumer, all of Davenport; a son-in-law, Steve Peavey, Naples Fla.; 52 grandchildren; and 154 great and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband; daughters, Janet Peavey and June Carstens; and four grandchildren. May they rest in peace.
Oswald S. Blumer (1898 - 1959)*
Janet C. Blumer Peavey (1919 - 1987)*
June E. Blumer Carstens (1924 - 1989)*
Thomas E. Blumer (1932 - 2007)*
Saint Anns Catholic Church Cemetery
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