Alice May Reimer, 80, died Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019, at St. Francis Hospital in Wichita, Kan. She was born March 4, 1939, in Liberal, Kan., to Howard and Earlene (Ellis) Massie.
Alice grew up in the Liberal area where she graduated from Liberal High School in 1957. On May 10, 1958, she married George R. Reimer in Liberal. Alice ultimately moved to Lakin, Kan., where she has lived since 2007. A homemaker, Alice was a member of the Wesleyan Church of Lakin, the Kearny County Historical Society and the Kearny County Senior Center where she was very active in their activities. She also enjoyed volunteering her time at the Budget Shop and playing bingo.
Alice is survived by seven children, Calvin Reimer of Dodge City, Kan., Kenneth Reimer and wife Dorothy of London, Ky., Everett Reimer and wife Irma of Alma, Kan., Twila Cross and husband David of Southington, Ohio, Stanley Reimer and wife Cathy of Wichita, Dr. Arlo Reimer and wife Angela of Lakin and Faron Reimer of Tulsa, Okla.; and thirteen grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband, George, who died on Aug. 31, 1986; her parents; a son, Alvin Reimer; a brother, Howard Daniel Massie; and two sisters, Eula Ann Bishop and Eileen Massie.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday at the Wesleyan Church in Lakin. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday at the Ulysses Cemetery in Ulysses, Kan. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. on Saturday and from 1 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, all at Garnand Funeral Home in Lakin.
The family suggests memorials given to the Budget Shop in care of Garnand Funeral Home. Condolences may be given at garnandfuneralhomes.com.