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Ella Lydia Henrichsmeyer

September 12, 1929 — March 7, 2019

Memorial service for Ella Henrichsmeyer will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Trinity Lutheran Church with Pastor Jared Tucher officiating. Ella Henrichsmeyer 89 of Gillette, WY, died Thursday, March 7, 2019 at The Legacy Living and Rehabilitation Center of natural causes. Ella Lydia Henrichsmeyer was born on September 12, 1929 in St. Paul, IL. On April 18, 1943, Ella publicly confessed her saving faith in our Lord Jesus Christ and was confirmed at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, St. Paul, IL. On August 12, 1951 she married Calvin Carter. God blessed this union with two sons who survive, Steven (Nadine) Carter of Gillette, WY; and Jeffrey (Kay) Carter of Bristol, VA. Calvin went to his heavenly home in 1966. In 1978, Ella married Paul Henrichsmeyer who went to his heavenly home in 2007. He has four children who survive son, Dennis (Vicki) Henrichsmeyer of Mulberry Grove, IL; daughters, Lois (Steve) Hayes of Englewood, TX; Kathy Wolfe of Lexington, KY; and Donna (Gerald) Wygant of Port Ludlow, WA; Ella is survived by four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, 10 step-grandchildren, and 12 step-great-grandchildren. Ella is preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, an infant brother, and one grandchild. Ella was a life-long Lutheran, currently a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Gillette, WY. Memorials and condolences may be sent in Ella’s name in care of Gillette Memorial Chapel 210 West 5th Street, Gillette, WY 82716. Condolences may also be expressed at

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Starts at 11:00 am (Mountain time)

Trinity Lutheran Church

1001 E 9th St, Gillette, WY 82716

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