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In Memory of

Ellen M. Lehms

March 25, 1914 - September 28, 2017

Obituary


Ellen M. Lehms, 103, of Davenport passed away Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Riverview Manor Nursing Home. Funeral services will be at 12:00 pm on Monday, October 2, 2017 in the Runge Mortuary Chapel. Visitation will be an hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Blue Grass Cemetery, Blue Grass, IA. Memorials may be made to Our Savior Lutheran Church, Bettendorf or your favorite charity. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rungemortuary.com. Ellen was born March 25, 1914 in Davenport to Beecher and Elsie (Brus) Bottmley. She was united in marriage to...

Ellen M. Lehms, 103, of Davenport passed away Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Riverview Manor Nursing Home. Funeral services will be at 12:00 pm on Monday, October 2, 2017 in the Runge Mortuary Chapel. Visitation will be an hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Blue Grass Cemetery, Blue Grass, IA. Memorials may be made to Our Savior Lutheran Church, Bettendorf or your favorite charity. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rungemortuary.com. Ellen was born March 25, 1914 in Davenport to Beecher and Elsie (Brus) Bottmley. She was united in marriage to Hugo F. Lehms on May 22, 1935. He preceded her in death on February 11, 1981. During her entire marred life she was a homemaker. She enjoyed her family, traveling and natures wildlife. Those left to honor her memory include her son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Judith Lehms; three grandchildren and their spouses: Susan and Lee Cleveland, Richard and Lisa Lehms, Sheryl and Marcus Rowe; seven great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren and a sister, Lillian Baker. In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a sister and a great granddaughter. Thank you to Riverview Manor's nurses and staff for providing her care for the past four years.