|Birth: ||Nov. 25, 1914|
|Death: ||Mar. 31, 2008|
Oakwood Cemetery, Shellsburg.
Published April 03. 2008 3:00AM
Achenbach, Opal M.
Opal M. Achenbach, 93, of Oklahoma City, Okla., formerly of Vinton, died Monday, March 31, 2008, at Integris South West Medical Center in Oklahoma City after an extended illness. Services: 1 p.m. Saturday at Phillips Family Center in Vinton, where friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Shellsburg.
Opal was born Nov. 25, 1914, in Cedar Rapids, to Ralph and Laura (Clark) Averill. She graduated from McKinley High School in Cedar Rapids. On Aug. 4, 1931, she married Lloyd J. Achenbach at Rock Island, Ill. Opal enjoyed gardening but her greatest joy in life was her family.
She is survived by her daughter, JoAnn (Ken) Willits of Oklahoma City; her eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and her sister, Helen Lutz of Cedar Rapids.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two daughters, Linda Northland and Judy Achenbach; two brothers, Earl and Bill DeNio; and one sister, Bernice Strait.
Father and Mother
Ralph and Laura (Clark) Averill
Husband Lloyd J. Achenbach
Daughter Jo Ann (Ken) Willits
Daughter Linda (Larry) Northland
Sister Helen Averill Lutz
Sister Bernice Averill Strait
Brothers Earl Averill
Brothers Bill DeNio
Lloyd James Achenbach (1912 - 2005)*
Linda Sue Achenbach Northland (1944 - 1991)*
Created by: SHERYL MASON REYNOLDS
Record added: May 26, 2009
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