Neomi Mumpower

Neomi Mumpower 84, of Baldwin passed away Friday, February 17, 2012 at Reed City Hospital. Neomi was born January 14, 1928 to Franklin and Nellie (Webster) Terpenning in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Neomi was a member of the Baldwin Congregational Church and was very active for many years working for the Lake County Senior Meals program. She loved to visit with her many friends and gave a lot of time to the Senior Center. She was awarded a special quilt in the year 2000 for all of her volunteer work there.

Neomi is survived by a son Aaron (Stella) Carpenter of Grand Rapids, step daughters Diana Mumpower of Jamestown, Janet (Paul)Letherman, Ravenna, Marsha (Charles) Smith, Mississippi, and Marilyn Bestman, Jamestown; seven grand and step grand children; one great great grand child; a brother Alvin (Frances) Terpenning, a dear sister in law Anita Terpenning,Baldwin, her dear friend and caregiver Judy McGhee of Baldwin; and many friends from the community.

Neomi was preceded in death by her husband Sherman Mumpower Jr., brother, Glenn Terpenning, sisters Violet Jargosky, Edith Carrol, Thelma Hathaway, and Ethel Sieting.

Services for Neomi were held Monday, February 20, 2012, 11 a. m.at the Baldwin Congregational Church, with Father Joe Fix officiating.

The family asks that memorial donations be given to the Senior Meals Program of Baldwin.

Arrangements were entrusted to Verdun Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Baldwin, (231) 745-4680.