Verlie Ruth Niemeyer, 90 of Prosser, passed away on Friday, May 25, 2012. Verlie was born to Bill and Ruth (Parrish) Lake on Feb. 4, 1922 in Lewistown, Mont.
Verlie is survived by two sons, Gary Niemeyer of Sunnyside and Harold Niemeyer of Yakima; two daughters, Barbara Niemeyer of Hermiston, Ore. and Arlene Schuster of Goldendale; one brother, Dwaine Anderson of Warden; 14 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, June 1, 2012 at 10 a.m. at the Lower Valley Memorial Gardens in Sunnyside. Those wishing to sign Verlie's on-line memorial book may do so at www.funeralhomesmith.com. In lieu of flowers the family asks that you make donations to Lower Valley Hospice. Smith Funeral Homes Ltd. in charge of arrangements.