Ella Mae Romine, 90, of Falls City, passed away April 28, 2019 at, Falls City. She was born August 2, 1928 at, Morrill, KS to Byron and Vera (Benfer) Boyer.
She married Carl Romine on June 15, 1947 at, Hiawatha, KS. He passed away on November 26, 2015.
Ella Mae was raised in the Hiawatha area and graduated from Hiawatha High School in 1947. When married she was a homemaker and bookkeeper for her husband’s auto body repair business. She was active in Boy Scouts, her church and the Falls City Volunteer Ambulance Squad. She also worked as a flower arranger for the Flower Cart. She was a member of First Christian Church and the Humane Society both of Falls City and Shubert VFW Ladies Auxiliary.
Ella Mae is survived by her sons, Alan and his wife Freeda of Falls City, Paul and his wife Linda of Columbia, MO, ten grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sons, Dana and Kevin, granddaughter, Emily Romine, brother, Kenneth Boyer, sisters, Jean Shannon and Nola Darlene Lock.
Her funeral will be held on Friday, May 3, 2019, at 10:30 AM at First Christian Church with Reverend Fay Ann Blaylock officiating. Interment will be in Steele Cemetery.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 7-8:00 PM at Dorr and Clark Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials be made to Richardson County Humane Society.