Obituary published Feb. 11, 2013 in The Mexico Ledger
LADDONIA – Services for Mrs. Emma B. Wohlbold, 95, of Laddonia, will be held on Thursday, February 14 at 11:00 a.m. at the Binehoff Funeral Home in Laddonia. The Reverend Randall Cone will officiate. Burial will be in Laddonia Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00 until time of service at the funeral home.
Mrs. Wohlbold was born February 11, 1917, in Antonia, MO to Charles and Christina Scheider Decke. She was married to Roy Wohlbold on Oct. 9, 1937 in Hillsboro, MO. He preceded her in death. Survivors include one daughter-in-law, Ardis Wohlbold of Laddonia; one sister, Priscilla Lindwedel, Hillsboro; 7 grandchildren, Lori (Ed) Crum, Henderson, NV; Kevin (Amy) Wohlbold, Forney, TX; Kerri (Ryan) Robnett, Mexico, MO; Karen (Alan) Stone, Martinsburg, MO; Kelly (Mike) Riechers, Rush Hill, MO; Bryan (Lori) Woods, Arizona; Lynne (Don) Burney, Santa Fe, MO, and 9 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by 3 sons, Wayne, David and Steve Wohlbold; one brother, George Decke, and one sister, Margaret Lony.
Mrs. Wohlbold was a homemaker and enjoyed helping her husband on the farm. She also enjoyed quilting. She was a member of the Laddonia Presbyterian Church, Laddonia Oddfellows and Rebekah Lodges, the West Cuivre Homemakers, and the Women's Sewing Group.
Pallbearers will be Mike Riechers, Alan Stone, Don Burney, Justin Burney, Kevin Wohlbold, Ryan Robnett, Ed Crum, and Josh Crum.
Memorials may be made to the Laddonia Cemetery Association.