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Wanda Houck Drumm Otto
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Birth: Dec. 13, 1923
Morganton
Burke County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 2010
Iowa, USA

Wanda Houck Otto, 86, of 2700 Matthew John Drive, formerly of Bettendorf, Iowa, died Tuesday, July 13, 2010. During World War II she served as a member of the Navy WAVES.

She married Marlin A. Otto on May 9, 1947, in Rochester, Minn.

She was an avid reader, accomplished at needlework, and a good southern cook.

Wanda was a cancer survivor of 25 years. In keeping with her wishes, her body was willed to the University of Iowa for medical research.

When her ashes were returned, a family memorial was held at the cemetery on October 14, 2011. The Leonard Funeral Home & Crematory was in charge of arrangements.

Surviving are her husband, Marlin (Doc); a son, Donald (Deb) Otto, of Dubuque; grandchildren, Valerie (Chris) Loewenberg and Elizabeth (Justin) Kuhle, both of Dubuque; great-grandchildren, Lilly, Hayden and Gunner, all of Dubuque; and two sisters, Carolyn Miller, of Hickory, N.C., and Jean Moot, of Taylorsville, N.C.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Iris and Donald Drumm; and a sister, Raye Williams.



 
 
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 Parents:
  Donald David Drumm (1904 - 1945)
  Iris Katherine Houck Drumm (1904 - 1974)
 
 Siblings:
  Wanda Houck Drumm Otto (1923 - 2010)
  Dorothy Jean Moot (1926 - 2011)*
  Nina Raye Drumm Williams (1926 - 2009)*
  Carolyn Drumm Miller (1927 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Hickory
Catawba County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Armantia
Record added: May 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69638387
Wanda Houck <i>Drumm</i> Otto
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Wanda Houck <i>Drumm</i> Otto
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Wanda Houck <i>Drumm</i> Otto
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