Wilma Bahlmann

May 15, 2018
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Memorial service - Friday, May 18, 2018 at 11:00 am at Locke Funeral Home


an hour before the memorial service.


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Wilma Jeanettee Bahlmann, 80, formally of Clermont, died on May 15, 2018, at Maple Crest Manor in Fayette. She was born February 26, 1938 in Sumner, IA the daughter of Everett Mudderman and Bena Raske Bird. She graduated from Sumner High School in 1955.


Wilma married Virgil Bahlmann May 4, 1958 at Bethany Presbyterian Church in Grundy Center; he preceded her in death on September 23, 2017. The couple also previously resided in Tripoli, Waterloo and Frederika.



She was a member of Concordia Lutheran Church in Waterloo. Wilma worked at the Maid-Rite on Logan Avenue in Waterloo for many years.



Wilma is survived by; two sons, Terry (Janet) Bahlmann of Marshall, MN and Michael (Sharon Stone) Bahlmann of Franklin, WI; a daughter, Diane Carman of Howell, MI; seven grandchildren, Allison (Kent) Bass, Dani (Jay) Frederickson, Brad Bahlmann, Brock Bahlmann, Bryce Bahlmann, Amanda Carman and Alyssa Carman; three great-grandchildren, Brayden Bass, Harper Bass, and Marley Frederickson; three brothers, Ron (Georgena) Bird, Bill (Nancy) Bird and Russ Bird; and a sister, Donna Schoeberl.


She is preceded in death by her husband, parents, brother, Harlan “Ed” Mudderman, sister, Minnie (George) Andorf and step‑father Lyle Bird.


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  1. Annette Lutz | May 18, 2018
    Dear Waterloo Neighbors,  My thoughts and prayers go out to the Bahlmann family.  May God surround you with His comforting arms. 
  2. Judy Houston | May 16, 2018

    My thoughts and prayers go out to the family. I have fond memories of Aunt Wilma and Uncle Virgil.


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