Rev. Irmi Mace of Copperas Cove passed away on August 2, 2018, in Houston.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, August 10, 2018, at Scott's Funeral Home, with Pastor Mark Kelsay officiating. Burial will be at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery. Fellowship with the family will follow at 2:00 p.m. at First Assembly of God Church, 2205 FM 3046, Copperas Cove.
Irmingard Maria Gabriele Mace was born on October 18, 1957, in Munich, Germany. She attended the University of Heidelberg and studied Spanish, English, and Hebrew. She married Mr. Kim Mace on December 12, 1981. They moved to Copperas Cove in 1988. She was an educator for 20 years at Cove Christian School and Copperas Cove High School and a Texas Natives Nursery Professional at Oma’s Garden Pflantzen in Killeen. She was a member of First Assembly of God Church and a credentialed minister serving at her home church, J.A.I.L. Ministries, prison ministry at TDCJ in Gatesville, and a counselor at HOPE Pregnancy Center. She was a Master Gardener, a volunteer with K.P.L.E. Television, and a graduate and alumni member of the Copperas Cove Citizens' Police Academy.
She is survived by her husband, Kim Mace; sons, Simon Mace and wife, Susan, Jason Mace, Joel Mace and wife, Chelsey, and Josiah Mace; mother, Dr. Rosemarie Meier; brothers, Johannes and Michael Meier; sister, Dr. Dorothea Schlesinger; and eight grandchildren.
Memorials have been designated to First Assembly of God Church, 2205 FM 3046, Copperas Cove, TX 76522.