Velma M. StumpffApril 13, 1921 ~ August 30, 2018 (age 97)
Velma Martha Stumpff
Velma passed away peacefully on August 30, 2018. She was born in rural Nuckolls County, Nebraska on April 13, 1921 to Immanuel and Olga Holtzen. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ralph R. Lang in 1956; husband, Hal N. Stumpff in 1976; daughters, Joyce Lang in 1943, Ardice Lang in 1949, and Joanne Paymal in 2014; brothers, Irvin and Edgar; and sisters, Alice and Bernice. She is survived by son, Steven Lang and wife, Marda; daughter, Susan Baumer and husband, Eduard; daughter, Carol Lang; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; brother, Lester; sister, Mabel; and sister-in-law, Christine.
Velma was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She loved cooking and gardening, embroidering and quilting. She will be greatly missed by all.
A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2226 N. Corona, Colorado Springs, Colorado on September 4, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Burila will be at the Davenport, Nebraska cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to Redeemer Lutheran Church.