Emma Halamar, 90, of St. Joseph, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014 at her home.
Emma was born on December 16, 1923 in Poppenweiler, Germany to Ludwig and Maria Hausmann.
She enjoyed her garden and being outdoors, crocheting and knitting for her family.
Emma was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Anton Halamar, daughter, Linda Halamar, son, Louie Halamar, grandson, Chance Phillips, 11 brothers and 3 sisters.
Surviving family includes daughter, Heide (Richard) Phillips, of St. Joseph; sons, Frank (DeeAnna Barnes) Halamar, Gower, Missouri; Andy (partner, Larry Matt) Halamar, of St. Joseph; Tony (Vicki) Halamar, Earlham, Iowa; and Pete (Jodi) Halamar, of St. Joseph; 14 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, sister, Elizabeth Hering, of Germany, and numerous Nieces, Nephews and cousins.
Services 10:00 AM Monday, May 5, 2014 at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel.
Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Visitation will begin after 10:00 AM Sunday at our chapel, where the family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 PM Sunday.