Irma G. (Nading) Rising died June 27, 2009.
Irma G. (Nading) Rising, 82, of Grain Valley, Mo., passed from this life on Saturday, June 27, 2009 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Blue Springs, Mo.
Irma was born July 4, 1926, in Rushville, IL. And moved to the Kansas City area at the age of 13. She was an avid quilted and crocheter and loved making afghans to give to family and friends.
Irma is survived by 10 children, Gary Pittman, Lee’s Summit, Mo.; Linda Douglas, Owasso, OK; Cinda Reeder, Grain Valley, Mo.; Ralph Nading, Jr., Buckner, Mo.; Richard Nading, Grain Valley, Mo.; Michael Nading, Grain Valley, Mo.; Jackie Moody, Lee’s Summit, Mo.; Dorothy McGreight, Belton, Mo.; Joyce Martin, Los Alamitos, CA and Gary Rising, Blue Springs, Mo.; 23 grandchildren, 50 great-grandchildren and 54 great-great-grandchildren. Irma was preceded in death by her husbands, Ralph Nading, Sr. and Ernest Rising, Sr., two children and three grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Tuesday, June 30, at Royer Funeral Home, Grain Valley, Mo. Services will follow at 3 p.m. with burial in the Grain Valley Cemetery. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in Irma’s memory to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Multiple Sclerosis or American Diabetes Foundation. Arrangements Royer Funeral Home, Grain Valley, MO, 816-847-4441.