Delores M. Wallman


Delores Marlene (Meyr) Wallman, 88, formerly of Pocahontas, died Tuesday, April 25, 2023, at Riverview at the Park Nursing Center in Ste. Genevieve. She was formerly a longtime resident of Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau.
She was born on January 20, 1935, at the family home in New Wells, to George J. and Mildred F. (Huttegger) Meyr.
Delores was baptized into the Christian faith on February 3, 1935, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in New Wells. She made public profession of that faith on April 10, 1949, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, and attended Immanuel Lutheran School in New Wells.
Delores was married to Ernst H. Wallman on April 28, 1957, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in New Wells. Ernst preceded her in death on March 20, 2001.
Survivors include one brother, Dean (Delores) Meyr of Friedheim; two sisters-in-law, Mildred Hoffman of New Wells and Verna Koenig of Farrar; nine nieces and six nephews; and many great- and great-grandnieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Ruby Koenig-Steffens and Carol Kaufmann, and two nephews.

Delores was a longtime member of Zion Lutheran Church in Pocahontas.
Visitation was Saturday, April 29, 2023 f at Zion Lutheran Church in Pocahontas.
Funeral Service was Saturday, April 29, 2023 at the church with Rev. Virgil Kelm officiating.
Delores’s body was laid to rest at Zion Lutheran Church Cemetery, Pocahontas, where it will await the glorious resurrection when Christ returns.
Memorial donations may take the form of contributions to the Zion Lutheran Church.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by clicking on the tribute wall tab of Delores’s obituary at
Arrangements by McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.