Native of Germany Succumbs At Age 93
Mrs. Amelia E. Grayer, 93, widow of August F. Grayer, died Sunday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Grover Ream of 520 N. Main St. She was born in Germany on July 29, 1861.
Mrs. Grayer had been ill for three weeks.
She came to Washtenaw county with her parents, William and Ernestine Nevroth Wisthoff. On Jan. 1, 1877 she married Mr. Grayer. He died on Aug. 17, 1918.
She was a member of the Bethlehem Evangelical and Reformed Church and a charter member of the Ladies Aid Society of that church.
Surviving are five daughters, Mrs. Ream, Mrs. Fred Gross and Mrs. Walter Mayer, all of Ann Arbor, Mrs. Harry Page of Denver, Colo., and Mrs. Fred Miller of Pontiac; two sons, Herman Grayer of Ann Arbor and Ernest Grayer of Spokane, Wash.; 18 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mrs. William Scherdt of Howell.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. tomorrow at the Muehlig Chapel, Rev. Walter S. Press officiating. Burial will be in Bethlehem Cemetery. Friends may call at the chapel.
Muehlig Funeral Chapel
Bethlehem Evangelical Church
Ann Arbor News
Rev. Walter S. Press
Mrs. Harry Page
Minnie Grayer Gross
Helen Grayer Mayer
Fred W. Gross
Ernestine Nevroth Wisthoff
Amelia Wisthoff Grayer
Amelia Grayer Ream
Adelaide Grayer Miller
Mrs. William Scherdt
520 N Main St