Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr, Ringgold County, Iowa
Thursday, January 18, 2007
Denzil WAUGH, son of Clyde & Clara Belle (MOTSINGER) WAUGH, was born November 26, 1923 at Redding, Iowa. Denzil graduated
from Mount Ayr High School and served his country during World War II. He married Socorro PULIDO on June 16, 1956 in
Des Moines, Iowa. He lived several years at Redding before moving to Benton in 1985. Denzil operated an electronics
repair business in Redding and Grant City. He was a member of the Hickory Grove Advent Christian Church, C.A.
Herrington Post #617, American Legion in Redding, and the I.O.O.F.
Denzil passed away suddenly on Jan. 12, 2007 in
He was preceded in death by his parents; mother-in-law Maria RAMIREZ; brother Eldred WAUGH; sister
ELDER; sister-in-law Pauline BARBER; brother-in-law Stewart ELDER; niece Mary DOSSEY.
Survivors include his wife Socorro of Benton; son Eugene & wife Linda WAUGH of Benton; daughter Martha RICKER &
husband Brent of Mt. Ayr; grandchildren Dana WAUGH, Jessie RICKER, Jake Ricker, Joe RICKER, and Randy LEAR.
Services were held Tuesday, January 16, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. from Wilson-Watson & Armstrong Funeral Home, Mount Ayr,
Creston News Advertiser
Creston, Union County, Iowa
Tuesday, January 16, 2007
OBITUARY - DENZIL WAUGH
Denzil WAUGH, 83, of Benton died January 12, 2007, at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, at Wilson-Watson and Armstrong Funeral Home, 205 W. Monroe St. The Rev.
Edward SHIELDS will officiate the service. Burial will be in Hickory Grove Cemetery, south of Mount Ayr. Visitation will be
6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. A memorial has been established in his name. Online condolences may be left at:
Denzil WAUGH, son of Clara Belle (MOTSINGER) and Clyde M. WAUGH, was born November 26, 1923, in Redding. He graduated from
Mount Ayr High School in 1941. On June 16, 1956, Denzil married Socorro PULIDO in Des Moines. He operated an electronics
repair business in Redding and Grant City, Mo. He lived in Redding until moving to Benton in 1985. He served in the Army
Air Corps from September 1944 to November 1946. Denzil was a member of Hickory Grove Advent Christian Church, American
Legion C.A. Herrington Post No. 617 in Redding and IOOF.
Survivors include his wife, Socorro WAUGH of Benton; daughter Martha (husband Brent) RICKER of Mount Ayr; son, Eugene (wife
Linda) WAUGH of Benton; five grandchildren, Dana WAUGH and Jessie, Jake and Joe RICKER; two nieces, Barbara BELLIZZI and
Shari (husband Steve) TURNER; and nephew Bill (wife Maria) ELDER.
Denzil was preceded in death by his parents; mother-in-law Maria RAMIREZ; brother Eldred WAUGH; sister Vincel ELDER;
brother-in-law Stewart ELDER; sister-in-law Pauline BARBER; and niece Mary DOSSEY.
Toranscription by Sharon R. Becker