In memory of

Edward Werkmeister

February 13, 1957 - February 25, 2019
From: Jolley, IA
Edward Werkmeister

Edward Werkmeister

Born: February 13, 1957
Died: February 25, 2019
Age: 62
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   Edward “Fred” Clarence Werkmeister, age 62, of Jolly, IA, passed away on Monday, February 25, 2019, at UnityPoint Health-St. Lukes Hospital, Sioux City, IA.  Ed was born on February 13, 1957, the son of Donald and Shirley (Roth) Werkmeister in Manning, IA.  In his youth he was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith.  Ed grew up in Wall Lake, IA, and graduated from Wall Lake High School.

   When he was younger he mowed lawns and worked at Wall Lake Used Parts.  He lived a quiet, private lifestyle and enjoyed tinkering on cars and motorcycles.  Ed especially enjoyed the outdoors, hunting and fishing.  He drove truck for various people including: Raymond Freese, Arcadia Limestone and other road construction companies. 

   Survivors include his children: Ann (Mike Bauer) Terlisner of Manning, IA, Troy (Lindsay Simon) Werkmeister of Sutherland, IA, Jessica (Scott Forby) Kramer of Wilmar, MN, and Bryson Kramer of Lake View, IA; four grandchildren: Kayla and Matthew Terlisner, and Ian and Owen Werkmeister; sisters: Candace Ehrp of Schaller, IA, Kathy (Richard) Baumhover, Wall Lake, IA, Kristie Garrels of Ankeny, IA, and Lisa  (Julius “Juke”) Pudenz of Lake View, IA; many nieces, nephews, and extended family members.

   Ed was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Shirley Werkmeister; grandparents: Edward and Bertha Werkmeister, and Clarence and Maggie Roth; and brother-in-law Steven Garrels.

Memorial Service
11:00 a.m., Saturday
March 2, 2019
United Methodist Church
Jolley, Iowa
Pastor Anita Bane
Prior to the service
Beginning at 10:00 a.m.
United Methodist Church
Jolley, Iowa
"Amazing Grace"
"The Old Rugged Cross"
Wall Lake Cemetery
Wall Lake Iowa


Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 9:10 PM
“My sincere condolences to the family. May the promise at John 5:28, 29 bring you peace and comfort.”
- Laura Walker
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 10:37 AM
“Our thoughts and prayers go out to Eddy and his family
May God Bless all of you!”
- Keith Bundt
Friday, March 1, 2019 at 12:33 PM
“My sincere condolences to the family and friends. May it bring you peace knowing that God cares for you especially these painful days(Psalms 34:18). And may you look to the future with hope and confidence(Rev 21:4).”
- Laura Walker
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