Opal Marie Hagemeier, 96, of Vincennes, passed away at 8:25 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 25, 2005 at Lodge of the Wabash in Vincennes.
Born Nov. 9, 1909 in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of Elmer and Ola B. (Abrams) Robbins. On Nov. 27, 1927, she married Chris Hagemeier. He passed away July 4, 1964.
She worked at the North Knox Elementary School as a matron for 17 years. She attended the Christian Churches at Freelandville and Edwardsport.
Survivors include: four grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great grandchildren; her caregiver Sharon Hagemeier of Bicknell; and two sisters, Doris Johnson of Bicknell and Nellie Archer of Vincennes.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Chris, two sons, Robert and Norman Hagemeier, four sisters, one brother and a grandson.
Funeral service will be at Salem United Church of Christ in Westphalia at 1 a.m. today with the Rev. Peter Haskins officiating. Burial will be in the Salem UCC Cemetery.
Friends may call today from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the church.
Anderson-Poindexter Funeral Home in Linton is in charge of local arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com