Ella Mae Marie Stolle, 95, of Lubbock passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2020 in Lubbock. Ella Mae was born on July 1, 1925 in Garza County, Texas to Diedrich Gerhard Stolle and Mary Dirndhal Stolle. She graduated from Southland High School and has lived in Lubbock all her life. She had worked at Hemphill-Wells Department Store in Lubbock for many years and was a member of Shepherd King Lutheran Church in Lubbock.
Ella Mae is survived by her 2 nieces, Beverly Kay Craig and Carol Cowen, and 2 nephews, Dickey Nesmith and Carlton Stolle. She was preceded in death by her parents, 2 sisters, Pearl Stolle and Hilda Nesmith, 5 brothers, Walter, Edmund, Leo, Arthur, and Roy Stolle, and 2 nephews, Cecil and Gary.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life at a graveside service at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at Englewood Cemetery in Slaton. Arrangements are under the personal care of Combest Family Funeral Homes in Lubbock. Please visit www.combestfamilyfuneralhomes.com for more information.
Memorials may be sent to Shepherd King Lutheran Church, 2122 18th Street, Lubbock, Texas 79401.