|Birth: ||Jul. 30, 1914|
|Death: ||May 14, 2010|
Alzada Ballanger, age 95 of Seymour IA., died Friday May 14, 2010 at her home. She was born July 30, 1914 in Haskell County, Stigler, Oklahoma the daughter of Abe and Anna(Bass)Ballanger. She attended schools in Icom, Boywer and Dean and graduated 8th grade from Hilltown school. Alzada was baptized at age 13 in the Chariton River at Coal City by Pastor McKinley. She married Arthur N. Ballanger March 5, 1930 in Unionville, MO.
She loved quilting and being with her family. She was a wonderful wife, Mother, Aunt, Grandmother, and sister. She loved to spend time gardening, with her flowers and doing yardwork.
She is survived by daughters: Edna Wilty of Seymour, Hazel Strode of Centerville, IA, sons Ralph(Linda)Ballanger of Numa, IA, Roy(Rose)Ballanger of Seymour, Ray(Denise)Ballanger of Cincinnati, IA, 17 grandchildren, 28 Great grandchildren, 5 Great great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Alzada was preceded in death by her husband Arthur in 2004, a daughter Verneta Purkeypile in 2005, 2 infant daughters Lorena and Lena, an infant son Harold, 3 grandsons, Franklin Lee Campbell, Eldon(Max)Strode, Rusty Ballanger, her parents Abe and Anna Ballanger, 5 brothers Otis, Albert, Edgar, Aquilla and Emery Ballanger, 4 sisters Ruth McCumber, Opal Henderson, Lou Etta Huston and Gertrude Pick.
Funeral services will be held 10 am Monday, May 17, 2010 at the Lange Funeral Home, Centerville with Pastor Kris Watlett officiating. Friends may call Sunday from noon until 8 PM with the family present from 6 to 8 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be in Fabius Cemetery, Lancaster, MO. A memorial has been established to the Fabius Cemetery.
Arthur N. Ballanger (1908 - 2004)*
Lena Fay Ballanger (1945 - 1945)*
Created by: Donald Bitner
Record added: May 16, 2010
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