Ella Mae (Kaufman) Seifert
Ella Mae (Kaufman) Seifert, 86, died Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, at Hilltop Lodge, Beloit.
She was born Jan. 20, 1927, near Dorrance to Walter and Lena (Herbel) Kaufman. She was a graduate of Dorrance High School.
She married Clinton "Butch" Seifert on May 18, 1947. He preceded her in death in 2002. She ran Seifert Sundry Shop, complete with a lunch counter and soda fountain, from 1947 to 1951.
Survivors include five daughters, Kathy Bean, Solomon, and Annielaurie Seifert, Lawrence, Jeanine Arrighi, St. Louis, Dinah Heidrick, Beloit, and Tammy Albertson, Petaluma, Calif.; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Jan. 20 at St. John Lutheran Church, Russell.
Memorials are suggested to Ella Mae Seifert Memorial in care of Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.