Emma Lou Creviston
Emily Louise “Emma Lou” Creviston, 88, Cameron, Missouri died Sunday, April 8, 2012.
Emma Lou was born January 18, 1924 to Wallace W. and Mary M. (Duey) Wortman in Chester, Nebraska.
She married Jeff T. Creviston, Jr. November 24, 1945. He preceded her in death January 16, 2012.
During World War II, Emily served in the United States Navy, WAVES.
Mrs. Creviston was a homemaker and was involved with the family business, Creviston Jewelry. She was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, where she was also active with The House of Bread and The Food Kitchen. Emily was a member of St. Ann’s Altar Society, and American Legion #359.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; son, Jefferson T. Creviston, III; brother Robert A. Wortman; and sister, Ramona B. Culler.
Survivors: son, Tim P. Creviston (Terrie), Rosendale, Missouri; daughter-in-law, Jane Creviston, Shawnee, Kansas; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial: 10:00 A.M. Thursday, St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery. There will be a Parish Rosary 6:00 P.M. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where the Family will receive friends 6:30 to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday. The Family suggests memorial gifts to St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church or The House of Bread.