Erma Lee Leiber was born January 23, 1926 in Humansville, Missouri to Guy Manuel and Ada (Harmon) Manuel. She passed away December 16, 2019 at the Community Springs Healthcare Facility in El Dorado Springs, Missouri.
She was united in marriage to Ivan Leiber February 19, 1942. They spent most of their married life in and around the Osceola, Missouri area. Ivan preceded her in death October 31, 2012.
Erma loved flowers and always planted and maintained them around her home. She made quilts for each of the grandchildren. She loved being a homemaker.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Ivan Leiber; 2 sons, Ivan William “Buck” Leiber and Ronnie Leiber; 2 sisters Wanda Thomas and Nina Roberts; 1 brother, Denzil Manuel and 1 granddaughter, Royanna Leiber.
Erma is survived by 1 son, Wes Leiber; 3 daughters, Kathy Smith, Sharon Korsi and Linda McCallister; 10 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and 8 great-great grandchildren.
The family wishes to thank Bob Burkhart for his dedication to Erma’s care.