Bloem, May Ellen Metheney (Blanehard) (December 20, 1880 - June, 1956)
Bloem Services To Be Held Sat.
Douglas Enterprise - June 21, 1956Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, June 23 at the Methodist church, with Rev. Henry officiating for Mrs. May Ellen (Gramie) Metheney.
May Ellen Metheney was born in Rooks County, Kansas December 20, 1880, daughter of Arnold and Ruth Blanehard.
She was united in marriage with Henry J. Bloem, October 28, 1898, at Pipestone, Minn. Her husband preceded her in death October 29, 1941 and also one son passed away in infancy.
Gramie Bloem, as she was known to all, is survived by five sons, Jack and Arnold of Casper; Howard, Herman and Melvin of Douglas; two daughters, Mrs. Marjorie Florie and Ruth Krassow of Douglas. She also leaves 15 grandchildren, and eight great grandchildren.
Burial will be in Douglas Park Cemetery. Pallbearers will be her six grandsons.