|Birth: ||Jun. 7, 1916|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 2007|
CYNTHIANA- Esther Lucille Mueller Ammerman, 90, died Fri, Feb 16, 2007 at Cedar Ridge Health Care Campus. She was born in Thayer, NE, June 7, 1916 to the late Paul and Paula Bergt Mueller. Mrs. Ammerman was a member of the Covenant Presbyterian Church, Fannie Zollar Church Circle, Thursday Club, Harrison County Homemakers and member and past president of the Harrison Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. Ester served in the Womens Air Force Service Pilots, "WASP" from 1943 to 1945 during World War II and was Nebraska's first licensed female parachute rigger. In 2003 she was inducted into the Kentucky Aviation Hall of Fame. Mrs. Ammerman was a retired employee of Harrison Memorial Hospital. Her husband, Joe L. Ammerman and brother, Donald Mueller, preceded her in death. Survivors include three sons, Michael L. (Laura) Ammerman, Oklahoma City, OK, Robert P. (Meg) Ammerman, Cynthiana, KY, and Joseph D. (Suzanne) Ammerman, Louisville, KY, two sisters, Mildred Brockmann, St. Louis, MO, and Frances Gerken, Rockville, MD, grandchildren, Sarah Wylie Ammerman, Joseph (Jesse) Ammerman and Celia Ammerman, Charles Allen Ammerman, Andrew Ammerman and Rachel Wojciak. Service will be conducted Wed, Feb 21, 2007 at 10am by Rev. David Sabella, at Drake-Whaley-McCarty Funeral Home with burial in Battle Grove Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 5-7pm Tue. Memorials may be made to Covenant Presbyterian Church or WASP Endowment, Texas Woman's University, P.O. Box 425520, Denton, TX, 76204-5528.
Published in the Lexington Herald-Leader on 2/19/2007.
Joseph Lester Ammerman (1916 - 1981)*
Battle Grove Cemetery
Created by: Tammy Jones-Ashley
Record added: Feb 19, 2007
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