Visit the USGenWeb Project Website Visit the IAGenWeb Project Website

 What's New

Coordinator Contact

About Us

Return to the Home Page
Contact the Ringgold Cemeteries
Census the Ringgold Counties
 Ringgold County Churches
family pages links to family
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Copyright Statement
History Ringgold County
Ringgold County IAGenWeb History-Biographies Project
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Lookups
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Mailing Lists
Ringgold County Maps IAGenWeb Project
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Messageboards
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Military
Ringgold County IAGenWeb News Clippings
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Obituaries
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Penny Post Cards
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Photographs
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Queries
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Resources
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Resources
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Site Map
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Surnames
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Front Porch
Ringgold County IAGenWeb Vital Records

This site is supported by
Friends of IAGenWeb
rose.jpg
   

powered by FreeFind
 
    

 

Mount Ayr Record News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa

OBITUARY ~ LOULA EVALYN (ERNEST) REECE

Loula Evalyn Ernest, daughter of August and Hannah Ernest, was born in Taylor County, Iowa, December 29, 1888 and died in the Ringgold County Hospital March 13, 1986 at the age of 97 years, three months and 13 days.

Loula was a member of a family of nine children, all of whom preceded her in death. She attended school in the Forest Grove area, southeast of Bedford and was a member of the Forest Grove Church in her youth.

On October 12, 1912 she was united in marriage to Martin Reece. To this union were born two daughters, Frances Jeanne and Helen Margaret.

In 1930 Loula moved to Denver, Colorado where she lived until her retirement. She returned to Bedford in 1955 to be near her brothers and sisters. Since 1973 she has made her home in Benton with her daughter Helen.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brothers, sisters and son-in-law, Roy Blunck.

Left to cherish fond memories are her daughters, Helen Blunck and Jeanne Undersood; ten grandchildren, Jean Davenport and Duane, Robert Blunck and Joan, Virginia Reese and Bill, Joan Trullinger, William Blunck and Kathi, Nancy Stephens and David, Linda Sickels and Larry, Scott Underwood and Lori, Donald Blunck and Audrey, Judy Snedeker and Don; twenty-six great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.

Services were held March 16, 1986 from the Wilson-Watson Funeral Home, Mount Ayr, Iowa, conducted by Rev. Carl Cummings. Music was provided by Mrs. Robert Thomas, Mrs. Gary Bickers and Mrs. Roger Trullinger.

Casketbearers were Aaron Sickels, Andrew Sickels, Anthony Sickels, Mike Swank, Robert Blunck and Ronald Blunck. Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery, Mount Ayr, Iowa.

Submission by Mike Avitt, June of 2013

To submit your Ringgold County obituaries, contact Sharon R. Becker at
srbecker@windstream.net.
Please include the word "Ringgold" in the subject line. Thank you.

Return to:

A - B OBITUARIES INDEX         C OBITUARIES INDEX              D OBITUARIES INDEX
E - F - G OBITUARIES INDEX    H - I - J OBITUARIES INDEX      K - L OBITUARIES INDEX
M OBITUARIES INDEX              N - O - P OBITUARIES INDEX    Q - R OBITUARIES INDEX
S - T OBITUARIES INDEX          U - V - W OBITUARIES INDEX   X - Y - Z OBITUARIES INDEX


You are our visitor!
Thank You for stopping by!



© Copyright 1996-
Ringgold Co. IAGenWeb Project
All rights Reserved.