Obituary for Elvera Limmer

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We Remember Elvera Limmer

Elvera Limmer died on Thursday, January 6th, 2022.  Up to the time of her death she was the oldest woman in the congregation and the 2nd oldest person in the congregation.  This was by just a matter of months.  We give thanks for her life and ministry among us.

See the bottom of this page for information regarding memorial gifts.


Elvera Bertha (Rust) Limmer

June 18, 1926 – January 6, 2022


Elvera Limmer, of Burton, TX, passed away on January 5, 2022 at the age of 95.

Elvera was born on June 18, 1926 in Burton, TX to Ed and Elsie Kokemor Rust. She was baptized July 25, 1926 at Frieden’s United Church of Christ and confirmed September 22, 1940 at St. John’s United Church of Christ.

She married Paul Limmer on October 30, 1949 in St. John’s United Church of Christ.

Elvera’s pride and joy were her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  She was known for those wonderful homemade sugar cookies.  She loved the outdoors and looked after her cattle as long as she could.

She is survived by her son, Jim Limmer of Ellinger, TX; daughter and son-in-law, Jane and Glenwood Hinze of Burton, TX; grandchildren, Brian and Kristi Hinze, Julie and Wade Tiemann, Judson and Morgan Limmer, and Josh and Meghan Limmer; great-grandchildren, Weston and Waylon Hinze, McKenzie and Ali Tiemann, and Jenna Limmer; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Paul Limmer, parents, sister, Doris Rinn; and brother, Wilfred Rust.

Serving as Pallbearers will be Brian Hinze, Josh Limmer, Judson Limmer, Wade Tiemann, Waylon Hinze, and Weston Hinze.

Serving as Honorary Pallbearers will be Bradley Rinn, Darrell Kieke, Ricky Kieke, and Dustyn Tiemann.

Special thanks to the care given by the staff of Baylor Scott & White Hospital-Brenham, nurses and staff at Brenham Nursing & Rehabilitation and Hospice Brazos Valley.

Memorials may be directed to Martin Luther Lutheran Church Rebecca Group or La Bahia Cemetery Association.

Please mail MLLC memorials to:

Rebecca Group

Martin Luther Lutheran Church

P O Box 362

Carmine TX 78932-0362

You can also use the online giving.  Select the Memorials category on the secure web page, and note Elvera Limmer in the memo section.

Online Giving

La Bahia Cemetery Association

Please mail La Bahia Cemetery Association memorials to:
Sandra Beettner
2025 S Hinze  Rd.
Carmine TX 78932

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