Anna Woerman Sporup

Independent Enterprise
Wednesday, October 16, 1985

Services for Anna Woerman Sporup, 75, Payette, who died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 1985, in an Ontario nursing home, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Shaffer-Jensen Chapel, Payette. Interment will follow in Rosedale Memorial Gardens, Payette.

Mrs. Sproup, a retired nurse's aide, was born May 25, 1910, at Alberta, Canada, a daughter of Henry and Gertrude Lemp. She was reared and educated in Canada. She moved to Montana in 1924 and married Otto Woerman in March of 1926 at Harlem, Mont. They made their home there until 1945 when they moved to Payette. Anna became a U. S. citizen in 1956. Mr. Woerman died in March of 1957. She was a cook at Payette Hospital and a nurse's aide at Casa Loma Convalescent Center in Payette and the Presbyterian Nursing Home in Ontario. She married Lee Sporup in April of 1970. He died in August of 1972. She retired in 1975. Anna was a loving mother to her children and a loving nana to her grandchildren.

Survivors include two sons Robert Woeman of Clarkston, Wash., and George Woerman of Jacksonville, Fla.; four daughters, Kathleen Kelpin and Mildred Lackey, both of Payette, Deloris Belknap of Ontario and Virginia Barrie of Sacramento, Calif.; a brother, Henry Lemp of Weatherford, Okla.; 12 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Her parents, a brother, a sister and two grandsons also died earlier.

Friends may call today from 4 to 9 p.m. at the Shaffer-Jensen Chapel in Payette.

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