Eva Ellen Kriegermeier, 88, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Willow Gardens Care Center in Marion, Iowa. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 16th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home. Funeral services will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 17th at Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories. Burial will follow at Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.
Eva is survived by her children, Patricia Sorensen and Michael (Debra) Kriegermeier; six grandchildren, Chad (Shane) Kriegermeier, Tara (Lari) Chesmore, Tracy Sorensen, Corey (Andrea) Kriegermeier, Eric (Laura) Kriegermeier and Nathan Kriegermeier; seven great-grandchildren (with one on the way); a sister, Juanita Traxler; daughter-in-law, Cindy Kriegermeier and many loving extended family members and her special dog Zoey.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Wayne Kriegermeier; a son Gregory Kriegermeier and five siblings.
Eva Ellen Kriegermeier was born on August 03, 1930 in Albia, Iowa the daughter of Willie and Eva (Rouse) Daugherty. She was a teacher in a one room school house before meeting her future husband Wayne Kriegermeier. They were united in marriage on May 29, 1948 in Albia, Iowa. Eva was employed at Rockwell Collins as a lead operator from 1972 until retiring in 1991. She worked on space shuttle parts. Eva was a member of Cedar Hills Community Church, where she taught adult bible study. She will always be remembered for being a loving and wonderful mother, wife, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Cedar Hills Community Church or the Alzheimer’s Association: https://act.alz.org/site/Donation