Billie Benton Wehmeir, age 88, of Greenwood, Missouri, went into the presence of the Lord on January 21, 2020. He was born September 30, 1931 in Moniteau County, Missouri to Fred and Gracie Wehmeir.
He was raised on the farm in Moniteau County, Mo. and moved to Kansas City, Mo. in 1950. Married Anna Marie Blankenship July 4th 1951 who survives at home.
He worked at General Motors for 31 years and retired in 1987. He was a member of the Fellowship Church of Greenwood.
Bill loved farming, gardening, raising cattle, fishing, hunting mushroom’s and spending time with his family. He was an active member of the Cattlemen’s Association.
Along with his parents, Bill is preceded in death by one brother Wesley Wehmeir. He is survived by his sister, Vera Buell of Independence, MO; and his sister-in-law, Lucille Wehmeir of Lee’s Summit, MO. Bill is also survived by three children born of the marriage, Stephen Wehmeir (Pattie) of Russellville, Mo., Treva Siesser (Randy) of Kalamazoo, Mi., and Keith Wehmeir (Janet) of Lee’s Summit, Mo; Also surviving are 7 grandchildren, 3 step grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren; 9 step great grandchildren; and many wonderful nieces and nephews.
Visitation and Funeral will be at Langsford Funeral Home in Lee’ Summit on Monday January 27th at 10:00 am with funeral at 11:00.
Burial will be at the High Point Cemetery at 3:00 pm. Donations to the Fellowship Church of Greenwood, Mo. in lieu of flowers would honor the LORD who is our hope of eternal life.