Obituary photo of Mary Moerer, Louisville-KY
In Loving Memory of

Mary Marilla (Howe) "Rilla" Moerer

1940 - 2019
Obituary photo of Mary Moerer, Louisville-KY
In Loving Memory of

Mary Marilla (Howe) "Rilla" Moerer

1940 - 2019

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
3309 Ballard Lane
New Albany, IN  47150
(812) 949-9900
Service:
Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 11:00am
Return Church
Interment:
Walnut Ridge Cemetery
2421 Hamburg Pike, Jeffersonville, IN 47130
Mary Marilla (Howe) "Rilla" Moerer life story
Newcomer - S. Indiana Chapel (812-949-9900) is assisting the family
Mary Marilla (Howe) "Rilla" Moerer Life story video
Mary"Rilla" (Howe) Moerer, 79, of Jeffersonville, Indiana, passed away on Saturday, November 30, 2019. She was a founding member of Return Church in Clarksville. A devoted wife, mother and grandmother, Rilla was a light and comfort to all who knew her. Her sassy spirit brought joy to her family and friends. Rilla will be missed by so many who call her "mom," as she loved and cared deeply without limit.

She was born on January 10, 1940 to the late Harold and Vivian (McIntyre) Howe. Rilla was also preceded in death by her previous husband, Donald L. Harris, Sr.; brothers, Raymond and Richard Howe; and son-in-law, Danny Brantley.

Rilla is survived by her loving husband, Howard Moerer; children, Deborah Brantley, Donald Harris, Jr. (Renee), David Harris (Karen), Daniel Harris (Diane), Darren Harris (Elene), Deborah Moerer, Rebecca Thompson (Jimmy), Charles Moerer (Lisa); 31 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren and 16 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany) and on Thursday after 9:30 a.m. at Return Church (435 Eastern Boulevard, Clarksville). Her funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday at the church with burial to follow at Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Jeffersonville, Indiana.

Contributions in Rilla’s memory may be made to Return Church Youth Ministry.

Please consider sharing a memory of Rilla or leaving a special message for her family using the "Share Memories" section below.

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
3309 Ballard Lane
New Albany, IN  47150
(812) 949-9900
Service:
Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 11:00am
Return Church
Interment:
Walnut Ridge Cemetery
2421 Hamburg Pike, Jeffersonville, IN 47130
Mary Marilla (Howe) "Rilla" Moerer life story
Newcomer - S. Indiana Chapel (812-949-9900) is assisting the family

Share Memories

:
:
:
Please also sign me up for Newcomer's email newsletter.
We will treat your information with the utmost confidentiality and not share or distribute it in any way.
Condolences should be personal messages from family and friends. For a full version of our online obituary policy, please click here.

© 2019 Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions