|Birth: ||Dec. 11, 1921|
|Death: ||May 14, 2009|
Irene Arrasmith was born December 11, 1921. She graduated from Cherokee High School and also from the University of Iowa. On June 10, 1944, Irene joyfully married Warren S. Paige in Iowa City, Iowa. After their marriage the couple made their home in Evanston, Illinois, where Warren was in Garrett Seminary. After seminary the couple moved to Stratford, Wall Lake, Fort Dodge, Britt, Oelwein, Spirit Lake, and then moving to Friendship Haven in Fort Dodge where they retired. Warren passed away on January 13, 2004. Irene was a tender soul who loved people, nature, music, and her Lord and Savior. The center of her life was her family. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Women, and P.E.O.
Irene is survived by her three daughters, Carolyn (Gregory) Smith of Alden, MN; Virginia (David) Destival of Jefferson, IA; Janet (Arthur) Kuller of Kirkland, WA; six grandchildren, Holly (Justin) Janni of New Ulm, MN; Kyle Smith of Burnsville, MN; Micah (Kelly) Destival of Hudson, IA; Miriam (Tommy) Augustin of Memphis, TN; Leah Destival of Jefferson, IA and Aaron Kuller of Olympia, Washington; two great grandchildren, Bennett and Evan Janni. She is also survived by sister-in-laws, Helen Paige of Sebring, FL and Ruth Paige of Grundy Center, IA; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Warren S. Paige her parents, Charles and Della (Safely) Arrasmith; twin great granddaughters, Addison and Emma Destival; two sisters, Ruthie Stewart and Helen Maxwell; and a brother-in-law, Max Paige.
Memorials may be left to Friendship Haven Care Trust Fund.
Visitation will be from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Monday at the Celebration Center, Friendship Haven.
Memorial services will be 2:00 PM Monday at the Celebration Center, Friendship Haven in Fort Dodge with the Revs. Anita Johnson and Wally Paige officiating. Burial will be in North Lawn Cemetery.
Charles M. Arrasmith (1877 - 1949)
Della Safley Arrasmith (1890 - 1926)
Warren Sterling Paige (1922 - 2004)
North Lawn Cemetery
Created by: Burt
Record added: Mar 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66578850
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