Lois Klamm Wittmeyer, 92, of Kansas City North, passed away on July 25, 2018 from complications of a traumatic brain injury. She was born on Feb 23, 1926 to Lewis and Elizabeth (Jantzen) Klamm on a farm near Parkville, MO.
Lois married Donald Wittmeyer on Sept 7, 1948, at St. Matthews, Riverside, MO. Lois graduated from North Kansas City High School, taught grade school at Line Creek for a brief time and with her sisters operated The Little Green House, a shop for regional arts and crafts during the late 1970s. Lois’ main passion was as a homemaker.
She is preceded in death by her parents, infant sons Gareth and Gary Don, son Denis Wittmeyer and her husband. Survivors include her daughters Greta Elomari (Saleh) of Fairfield, CA; Lisa Wittmeyer (William Groll) of Kansas City; grandsons Adam and Noah; sisters Margaret Jenkins, Barbara Schroeder (Kansas City), Beverly Ray (Ivan), Parkville, sister-in-law Betty Wittmeyer (Ottawa, KS), and many nieces and nephews.
Lois will be remembered for her intellectual curiosity, cooking skills, creativity, artistic talent, wit, passion for interior decorating, a determined spirit and love for all her family. She is a long-time member of St. Matthews.
A Memorial Service celebrating Lois’ life will be held 7 p.m., Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at St. Matthews Evangelical Church (NALC), Riverside, MO, with Rev. Bud Elliott officiating. Visitation will commence at 6 p.m. A private family burial will be held at Old St. Matthew’s Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Matthews Church. Condolences to the family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com