Osceola, Clarke County, Iowa
Thursday, June 18, 2009
OBITUARY - ALMA HENNIGAR
Alma Carolyne HENNIGAR, age 88, of Osceola, a native of Diagonal, passed away June 8, 2009, at the Southern Hills
Specialty Care Center in Osceola.
A memorial service and time of fellowship and gathering was held at the Eagle's in Osceola, on June 13, 2009.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, July of 2009
Mason City, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa
June 10, 2009
OBITUARY ~ ALMA CAROLYNE (TAYLOR) HENNIGER
OSCEOLA - Alma Carolyne HENNIGER, 88, of Osceola, Iowa, and a native of Diagonal, Iowa, passed away Monday (June 8, 2009)
at the Southern Hills Specialty Care Center, Osceola.
Born Dec. 27, 1921, one of twin daughters to Tom and Maude (WILLIAMS) TAYLOR at Diagonal, Iowa, Alma grew up and went to
school in Diagonal. She graduated from Diagonal in 1939 and took normal teachers training at Clearfield High School and
graduated in 1940. She worked in Des Moines, during World War II, then went to Denver, Colo., where she worked for
Montgomery Ward until she was married.
She married Owen (Dex) Keith HENNIGER on April 10, 1946, at Lakewood, Colo. They lived most of their married life in
Colorado except time in Texas and North Iowa. They lived at Nunn, Colo., where she worked in several cafes. She was a
member of Merry Matrons and birthday clubs, serving as president for several years.
She worked with her husband in trucking, hauling hay, rocks and farm machinery. They moved to Alden, Iowa, in 1994 and
she continued trucking with Owen until retirement.
Alma was preceded in death by her parents, Tom and Maude TAYLOR; her husband, Owen (Dex) HENNINGER; a twin sister, Alice
Paulyne SCHRODT, and her husband, Elbert SCHRODT; and her nephews, Louie, Dean and Charlie.
She is survived by her husband's family, who were dear to her, and her sister's children, who cared deeply for her.
She shared a happy life with her husband of 60 years.
A memorial service and time of fellowship and gathering will be held from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, June 13, 2009,
at the Eagles in Osceola.
Arrangements are with Andrews Funeral Homes, Belmond, 641-444-4474.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, April of 2012
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