FARMER CITY — Erma Irene Holderly, 92, of Farmer City, passed away at 6:45 p.m. Sunday (Feb. 19, 2017) at Farmer City Rehabilitation and Health Care.
Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, Farmer City, with Pastor Jeremiah Thompson officiating. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Farmer City. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Erma I. Holderly memorial fund, c/o First Farmers State Bank, 101 S. Main St., Minier, IL 61759, to be used for something at the Farmer City Rehabilitation and Health Care.
Erma was born Sept. 11, 1924, at Colfax, a daughter of Oscar P. and Irene Sweet Morefield. She married Harvey Kenneth Holderly on Feb. 12, 1950, in Colfax. He passed away July 9, 2011.
She is survived by her children, Karen (Mark) Harvey, Ellsworth; Alan (Clarice) Holderly, Arrowsmith; and Don Holderly, Farmer City; eight grandchildren, Kevin (Jennifer) Lambert, Wesley Harvey, Dylan Harvey, Christopher Holderly, Alex Holderly, Matthew Holderly, Christina Holderly and Emily Rauschenberger; five great-grandchildren; brother, Floyd (Carol) Morefield, Bloomington; sister, Ellen (Don) Runge, Waynesville; and sister-in-law, Donna Morefield, Bloomington.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Bob Morefield.
Erma was a member of the First Christian Church, Farmer City.