Irma Lou (Derhammer) Piske

July 18, 1933 ~ November 5, 2020 (age 87)


Irma Lou Piske,87 of Marengo, Michigan, passed away on November 5, 2020 at home surrounded by her loving family.

Irma was born on July 18, 1933 in Marshall, Michigan to Leo H. and Leola (McMurtrie) Derhammer.

She married Ralph Piske on December 24, 1955 and sadly he preceded her in death on July 15, 2014.
Irma graduated from Marshall High School in 1952 and then went to work for State Farm in Marshall. When they started their family, she became a homemaker and a wonderful caring mother. She was a long time member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Albion and also a member of the Marengo Extension Club for several years as well.
Irma loved her Detroit Tigers, she also enjoyed bowling, playing cards, jigsaw puzzles, fishing and spending time at their cabin in Lewiston with Ralph. Most of all, she loved her family.

Irma is survived by her children; Terry Piske, Steven Piske and Edward Piske all of Marengo, Michigan, Lori (John) Maloney of Battle Creek, Michigan and Patti Rogers of Battle Creek, Michigan, her grandchildren; Elliott (Julie) Piske, Hannah (Zach) Spalding, Adrian (Kelly Kiss) Rogers, Mackenzie Rogers and Ashlee Kohn, her 8 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Ralph, her parents and her siblings, Doug Derhammer, Carol Posey and Dolas Warner and her half- brother Dale Derhammer.

A graveside funeral service will be held on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Albion Memory Gardens with Pastor Paul Koehn officiating. Visitation will take place from 10:00 - 12 Noon at Kempf Family Funeral and Cremation Services 723 US Hwy 27 N, Marshall, Michigan 49068 prior to the graveside service.

Memorials contributions are requested to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan or to St. Paul Lutheran Church in Albion.

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November 11, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Kempf Family Funeral (US, Michigan)

Funeral Service
November 11, 2020

1:00 PM
Albion Memory Gardens


St. Paul Lutheran Church
100 Luther Blvd., Albion MI 49224

Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan
222 N Kalamazoo Mall #100, Kalamazoo MI 49007

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