Lena M. Siem nee Bennett passed away on January 31, 2018 at the age of 92. She was the beloved wife the late Harvey O Siem. She is survived by her two sons, Robert (Carol) Siem of Augusta, MO, Harvey (Tammy) Siem Jr. of St. Charles, MO; daughter, Lynne (Oliver Jr.) Wever of Loveland, OH; brother, Howard (Mary Ann) Bennett of St. Louis, MO; sister, Betty Harper of Houston, TX; eight grandchildren, Michelle (Jeff) Walling, Jennifer (Brendon) Mangiapanello, Erika Siem, Julie (Joshua) Mantle, Dylan Wever, Shane Wever; Alexandra Weaver, Candace Siem; three great-grandchildren, Alyssa; Bennett, Harvester. She is preceded in death by her father, John Whitt Bennett, mother, Nezzie Mary Bennett nee Hutchinson, daughter, Emilie Siem, daughter, Nancy Lee Siem, brother, Harry Bennett, brother, Henry Bennett, brother, Hayden Bennett, brother, James Bennett, sister, Mary Jackson, sister, Ellen Whitaker, sister, Ruby Lee Bennett.
Lena was a longtime member of Ebenezer UCC, in Augusta where she volunteered with the women's guild and the choir. She taught kindergarten for 25 years in Washington, MO school district. Lena enjoyed traveling, especially her trip to Europe. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Visitation: Friday February 9, 2018, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Pitman Funeral Home, 5542 Walnut St., Augusta, Missouri 63332. Service: Saturday February 10, 2018, 10:30 am at Ebenezer U.C.C. , Augusta, MO. Interment: Augusta City Cemetery. Memorials may be made payable to Ebenezer UCC, in care of Pitman Funeral Home PO BOX 248 Wentzville, MO 63385.