April 20, 1931 - July 22, 2010
Alma Marie Pommerening of 610 S. Elizabeth St., Milton-Freewater, passed away July 22, 2010, at her home at the age of 79 years. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, August 3, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. at the Christ the King Lutheran Church in Milton-Freewater with Pastor JJ Dygert officiating. Those who wish may make memorial contributions in memory Alma Marie Pommerening to the Christ the King Lutheran Church or the Walla Walla Community Hospice in care of the Munselle-Rhodes Funeral Home, 902 S. Main, Milton-Freewater, OR 97862.
Alma Marie Pommerening was born on April 20, 1931, the daughter of Lee Rush and Elsie Young Petty in Milton. She attended area schools and was a lifetime member of the Milton-Freewater Community. On December 17, 1948, she married Alfred Pommerening in Milton. Marie was a member of the Christ the King Luthran Church. She enjoyed family gatherings and being involved in her children and grandchildren's lives.
Survivors include her children and spouses, Steven and Rhonda Pommerening of Milton-Freewater and Diane and Jerry Schulke of Walla Walla; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends. Her parents; husband; and brothers, Melvin, Kenneth, John, George and Alfred Petty all preceded her in death.