Funeral services for Mrs. Neva Ellen
Rittmiller, 86, of Weiser, formerly of Nampa, who went to be
with her Lord, Thursday, Jan. 3, 1991, at her home, will be
conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, at the Alsip Funeral
Chapel, Nampa. The Rev, Duane C. Palser, pastor of the
Nampa First Assembly of God Church will officiate.
Interment will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Neva was born on Aug. 20, 1904, at Oaks, Okla., to Cal and
Lettie Summers. She was reared and educated in Oklahoma.
After her schooling she married Charles L. Harper at Loveland,
Colo., in 1922. To this union was born one girl, Faye,
and three boys, Charles, John and Hal. They later moved
to Idaho in 1928, and settled in the Kuna and Nampa area.
Neva was an LPN and took care of patients privately and also
worked for many years in a nursing home in Nampa. She
later married Fred R. Rittmiller on Oct. 10, 1969, in Nampa,
where they made their home. Fred died on Feb. 5, 1984.
She moved to Weiser last month to make her home. Neva
was a member of the Nampa First Assembly of God Church.
She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Faye and
Melvin Lawrence of Tulsa. Okla.; one son and daughter-in-law,
Chuck and Lila Harper of Weiser; one sister, Evelyn Jerome of
Boise; one brother, Everett Summers of Sacramento, Calif.;
nine grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and several nieces
and nephews. Besides her husband, she was preceded in
death by her parents, two brothers, one son, one grandson and
The family suggests
memorial contributions to the American Heart Association, 3295
Elder St., Suite 140, Boise, Idaho 83705, or to the Mountain
States Tumor Institute, 151 E. Bannock St., Boise, Idaho
Friends may call at the Alsip
Funeral Chapel, today, from 5 to 9 p.m.; Monday from 8 a.m. to
9 p.m. and Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.