|Birth: ||Sep. 2, 1922|
|Death: ||Jul. 5, 2011|
Julia Elizabeth Ramert, mostly known to all as Clem or Clementine, passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2011 in Yoakum. A beloved daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, Clem was born on Sept. 2, 1922 in Trinity, to the late Pert Wayne and Martha Clementine Baker. She spent her first few years in Onalaska, later moving with her family to Houston.
Clem was in numerous organizations throughout her high school years, where she met the love of her life, Carl. She attended TCU in Fort Worth until World War II was declared, returning home to be with her family and to wait for Carl to return from war. During this time, she worked at the air field in Harlingen until the end of the war. When Carl returned home, they married on Sept. 2, 1945, and moved to A&M so he could earn his degree in engineering. During the summer of 1948, Carl and Clem moved to Yoakum where he began his career with the Texas Highway Department. They built their current home in 1955.
Clem was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Yoakum, where she enjoyed providing many bouquets and plants for Sunday services, as well as being an active member of the Women of the Church. As an avid lover of flowers, she was a member of the Garden Gate Club of Yoakum for more than 40 years. Along with Carl, she volunteered at the Yoakum Heritage Museum and was active in the Rotary Club where she was honored as a Paul Harris Fellow. She enjoyed traveling with Carl to the many meetings and gatherings of their dear highway friends.
Clem is survived by her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Carl V. Ramert, and her twin brother, Samuel Barnes Baker.
Restland Memorial Park
Created by: Joel Wagnon
Record added: Jul 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72989743