Cora Louise Humburg Joerling, 89, of Augusta, formerly of Saline County, died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2003, at New Haven Rest Home in New Haven.
Burial was in Memorial Gardens in St. Charles. Memorials are suggested to the Femme Osage United Church of Christ Renovation Fund or Mercy Hospice.
Born Monday, Feb. 16, 1914, in Arrow Rock, she was the daughter of the late William "Will" Frederich and Emma Charlotte Heumann Humburg. She was baptized at Zion United Church of Christ in Arrow Rock. She was confirmed at Zion United Church of Christ in September 1927. On April 9, 1942, she married Alvin Christian Joerling, who preceded her in death Feb. 13, 1984. She had been a member of Femme Osage United Church of Christ since 1942. She taught Sunday School, participated in the women's fellowship and quilters and was a member of the adult Sunday School class for a number of years.
Survivors include one son, Terry Allen of Augusta; two sisters, Mae Hinnah and Nell Odell, both of Marshall; two grandchildren; one sister-in-law; three nieces and two nephews.