Myra Lee Strasser

Last Updated on December 27, 2023 by Rans Funeral Homes

Myra Lee Strasser, 88, of Burnettsville passed away at 12:13 a.m., Tuesday, December 26, 2023 at home surrounded by family.

Born on November 24, 1935 in White County, she was the daughter of the late Harley “Dood” and Erma (Lavinder) Rehm.

She was a 1953 Burnettsville High School graduate and attended Bob Jones University in Greenville, South Carolina.

Myra was a homemaker and was a charter member of Bell Center Bible Church.  She was also a member of the Burnettsville Church of the Brethren and the Royal Harmonaires Gospel Quartet.

She was an avid Cubs fan and enjoyed playing piano, watching sports, quilting and sewing.

Survivors include her husband, Thomas Strasser of Burnettsville, children, Tom Drye (Juanita), Tim Drye (Cheri), Trena “Jeanie” Alma, Tracy Drye and Tresa Breedlove (Craig), step children, Jeff Strasser, Greg Strasser (Karen), Michelle Minix (Lisa), Melanie Marion (Dale) and Matt Strasser (Tina).  She is also survived  by 16 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren, 11 step grandchildren and 14 step great grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Thomas Gene Drye, son in law, Randy Alma, 1 grandchild and 1 step grandchild.

Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Friday, December 29, 2023 at Bell Center Bible Church with visitation from 12:00 p.m. until the time of the service.

Burial will follow at Bell Center Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.

Myra’s online guestbook is available and condolences can be shared with the family at