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Ramona E. Trent

Ramona E. Trent

   Ramona Eileen Trent, age 77, of Rutledge, Missouri, died Sunday May 27, 2007, at her residence.

   She was born January 7, 1930, at Knox City, Missouri the daughter of Lee O. and Velma M. Tonnies Mumford.

   On July 27, 1947, at Unionville, Missouri she was united in marriage to Robert L. Trent and he preceded her in death on December 5, 1989.

   She was also preceded in death by her parents.

   Surviving are two daughters, Merlene J. Trent of Kirksville, Missouri, and Rolene Jones of Kirksville, Missouri, three grandchildren, Tonya Yates and husband Chris of Kirksville, Missouri, Teena Martin and husband Jason of Kirksville, Missouri and T.J. Jones of Kirksville, Missouri, four great grandchildren, Madesonne and Mychaela Yates of Kirksville, Missouri, and Dylan and Danielle Martin of Kirksville, Missouri, one brother Wayne Mumford and wife Lola of Rutledge, Missouri, several nieces, nephews and cousins.

   Eileen was a housewife and homemaker, she and her husband farmed in the Colony area for over forty years. She was also employed at the LaBelle Manor Care Nursing Home for thirteen years.

   Eileen was a Member of the Rutledge Congregation of Jehovah Witness’s since 1940 and had never missed a meeting.  She loved cooking, playing the piano, poetry and spending time with family and friends.

   Funeral services were held 10:30 a.m. Thursday May 31, 2007, at the Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home in Edina, Missouri.  The Brother Robert Hintz officiated the services.  Burial was in the Colony Cemetery. Kay Hintz provided music. Casket bearers were Tom Slates, John Edmondson, George Glascock, George Eldredge, Bill Gorrell, Jesse Bartlett. Honorary bearers were Bill Wurtzburger, Tom Kenney, Dartly Eskew, Monty Mumford, Paul Steelman, Richard Wilkerson, Doug Tucker, and Everett Dahlquest.

   Expressions of sympathy in memory of Ramona Eileen Trent may be made to Hospice of Northeast Missouri.  Memorials may be left at or mailed to Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1, Edina, Missouri 63537.