Nina Jane Niederjohn, 90, formerly of Waverly, passed away Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, at Lafayette Regional Health Center in Lexington.
Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 7, 2011, at Waverly United Methodist Church with Reverend Bill Milligan officiating. Burial was in Waverly Cemetery.
Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011, at Waverly United Methodist Church. The family suggests contributions be made to Waverly United Methodist Church in memory of Nina. They may be left at or mailed to Gibson Funeral Home, 201 S. Main, Carrollton MO 64633.
Condolences may be sent to the family via Gibson Funeral Homes, Inc. website at www.gibsonfunerals.com by clicking on the obituaries link.
Born July 31, 1921, in Waverly, she was the daughter of the late Lee Algin and Maymie (Crank) Kappelman. On Feb. 21, 1945, she married Edwin Theodore Niederjohn who preceded her in death on February 18, 1978. She graduated from Waverly High School and Warrensburg Teachers College. She taught kindergarten and preschool at Waverly and had also taught school at Three Groves, Dover, Hazel Hill and Hickory Grove. She was a member of United Methodist Church of Waverly and a charter member of the Hazel Hill Extension Club.
She is survived by two children, Donna Windmeyer of Mooresville and James Niederjohn of Boonville; seven grandchildren; and twelve great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, David Robert and Henry Eugene Niederjohn, and one brother.