Thursday, March 10, 2011

Carol Ann Wierman, 73, of Raymore, passed away Monday, Feb. 28, 2011, at Research Medical Center.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church of Raymore. Burial followed at the Maplewood Cemetery in Exeter.

The family would appreciate donations in her memory to the First Baptist Church, 116 South Washington, Raymore, Mo., building fund.

She was born May 23, 1937, in Ft. Riley, Kan., to Melvin and Gertrude (Hillers) Sylvester Sr. She was a graduate of Argentine High School and was department manager for the Avon Company, retiring in 1986.

Preceding her in death were her parents; infant twin sister, Carol Jean; brothers, Tony and Marcus Sylvester.

Survivors include: her husband of 48 years, Ronnie Lee Wierman, of the home; son and daughter-in-law, Eric and Marla Wierman, of Peculiar, and their daughter, Isabella; and sisters, Melva Rose (Steve) Baker, Sylvia Mae (Henry) Wurzer, and Nita G. Jones; brothers, Melvin W. (Carol) Sylvester, Jr., and Robert J. (Angela) Sylvester. Arrangements were under the direction of Skradski Funeral Home, Kansas City, Kan.