Jennie Darlene Winslow England, the daughter of George Roy and Mary Winslow,
was born at Sharpsburg, Iowa August 2, 1917. She died Sunday, January 10 at
sixty-four years of age.
Jennie was united in marriage with Carl Joseph England August 31, 1938 in Des
Moines. The couple moved to a farm south of Clearfield, Iowa where they
resided throughout their married lives.
She spent a great deal of time caring for her loving family. In moments of
solitude, she wrote poetry and enjoyed working in her garden and flower beds.
Preceding her in death were her parents, a brother, Paul Winslow; a
brother-in-law, Everett (Speck) England; and her mother-in-law and
father-in-law, Vera and Samuel England.
Survivors include her husband Joe; two daughters, Karla Livingston and
husband, William of Clearfield and Eileen Jones and husband, Carl of
Shenandoah; a son, Samuel England of Clearfield; eight grandchildren; one
a sister, Eldred Briaer and husband, Lyle of Burlington, Iowa; a brother,
Edgar Winslow and wife, Evelyn of Trenton,Missouri; two sisters-in-law, Mrs.
Paul (Darlene) Winslow of Lenox and Mrs. Donald (June) Coins of Casar, North
Carolina; a sister and brother-in-law, Louise and John Busby of Clearfield; as
well as nieces and nephews and other relatives.
Services were held Wednesday, January 13 at 1:30 p.m. at the Clearfield United
Methodist Church with Reverend Jim Turner officiating. Barb Scott of
Sharpsburg was the organist.
Casket bearers were Doug England, Bill Larsen, Dave England. Terry England,
Gerald England, and Dennis England.
[Poem written by Jennie England]
Transcription and Submission by Lorelei Rusco, February of 2014