Leora Zelmer, 83

Leora Margaret Zelmer, 83, of Kilkenny, died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007, at the Ivinson Memorial Hospital in Laramie, WY.

Born May 10, 1924 in Richards, IA, Leora was a daughter of Hiram Hie and Ernestina Tina (Gerbracht) Onnen. She attended country school, graduated from high school in Jolley, IA in 1942 and majored in business at Wartburg College in Iowa. She returned to the family farm during World War II as her brothers were serving their country. Leora married Herbert Zelmer on May 20, 1956, in Pomeroy, IA, after which they moved to Kilkenny.

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