Anita (Kimmes) Freiermuth, age 82, of Miesville, died peacefully at her home surrounded by family.
Anita, daughter of Michael and Lena (Marshall) Kimmes was born on March 21, 1940 in Red Wing MN.
Anita graduated from Hastings in 1958. On July 1, 1961 she married the love of her life, Bill Freiermuth at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Miesville where she was still a dedicated member. Anita started working at the family feed mill in Miesville during high school. Anita also did bookkeeping for Don’s Milling and Niebur Oil. Anita was the City Clerk for the City of Miesville for over 40 years, she helped the city receive grants for improvements to the park and the fire department. Anita also worked for the Hastings High School as a student secretary and as a greeter for over 20 years.
Anita loved spending time with her daughters whether it be shopping, baking or taking their special road trips to Turtle Lake. Anita loved playing cards, playing bingo and spending time with family and friends. Anita lived for the summer months, it meant she could be outside in her beautiful flower gardens and watching her beloved Miesville Mudhens play baseball.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill of 55 years, her parents and her sister- in-law Sally Kimmes.
She is survived by her daughters, Denise (Don) Lawrence of Welch and Darcy (Mike) Nelson of Hager City, Wisconsin; her step grandchildren, Courtney (Mark) Brunner, Jeremy (Kayla) Nelson and Chad (Katie) Lawrence; 5 step great grandchildren; siblings, Donivan Kimmes, LeRoy (Rosie) Kimmes, Doug (Norma) Kimmes, Irma Peterson, and Charlotte Kimmes; her in-laws, Irma Freiermuth, Mary Ann Otto, Cindy Freiermuth and Jerry and Rosalie Rother; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00am Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Miesville with Father Terry Beeson celebrating. Visitation will be held 4:00pm – 7:00pm Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at Starkson Funeral Home and one hour before the funeral on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at the church.
In lieu of flowers Anita’s family requests memorials to the Miesville Fire Department or the donor’s choice in her memory.
Arrangements by Starkson Family Life Celebration Chapel.