The Free Press, Mankato, MN

April 27, 2013

Irma S. Siemon


—   Irma S. Siemon, age 81 of Belle Plaine, died on Friday, April 26, 2013 at Fairview Ridges Hospital in Burnsville, MN. Funeral Service will be held 11:00 a.m. on Monday at St. John Lutheran Church. Rev. Mark Johnson will officiate. Visitation will be 9:00-11:00 a.m. Monday at the church. Interment will be in the Oakwood Cemetery in Belle Plaine. In lieu of flowers memorials preferred to St John Lutheran Church.

  Irma was born on January 15, 1932 to Anton and Lillian (Otto) Schultz in Belle Plaine Township. She grew up in Belle Plaine and attended Country School. She was Baptized and Confirmed at St. John Lutheran and graduated from Belle Plaine High School. On September 15, 1951, she married Marty Siemon at St. John Lutheran Church. She worked as a bookkeeper for Siemon Implement. Irma spent her whole life in Belle Plaine.  She adored her family, especially her grandchildren.  She enjoyed flower gardening, traveling, playing cards, cooking and reading. She is preceded in death by her parents and brother-in-law, Norman Borchardt.

  She is survived by husband, Marty of Belle Plaine; sons, Mark (Lorie), Keith (Jacki), and Terry (Kay) all of Belle Plaine; grandchildren, McKayla, Emilyn, Kyle, Margaret, Kellie, Annie, Andy, Jacob, Luke, Laura, Katie and Emily; sister, Mildred Borchardt of Prior Lake; Brother, Lloyd (Lorriane) Schultz of Belle Plaine; and many nieces and nephews.