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Alta L Hunt Devore
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1906
De Soto
Dallas County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 14, 2001
Adel
Dallas County
Iowa, USA

Alta Devore, 95, of Adel, died of respiratory ailment Friday, December 14, 2001 at Adel Acres Care Center.

Alta Devore was born October 10, 1906 to John and Eliza Hunt in DeSoto and had lived in Adel most of her life. She married Don Devore on November 28, 1928 at Adel. She had been a school teacher with Van Meter Township and had co-owned and operated Don's Lunch with her husband. She was a member of the Eastern Star.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Don; and infant son, William; one brother, one sister, and three half-sisters.

She is survived by two sons, Gene Devore of Urbandale and Jim Devore of Los Angeles, California; two sisters Alvoretta Berkemann of Perry and Ethel Dixon of Cave Junction, Oregon; eight grandchildre; and 13 great-grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  John William Hunt (1856 - 1946)
  Eliza Ellen Sedars Hunt (1872 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Donald T Devore (1901 - 1995)*
 
 Children:
  William Keith Devore (1941 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Beatrice Hunt Buchanan (1888 - 1977)**
  Mary Ellen Henze Johnson (1888 - 1967)*
  Anna Belle Hunt (1890 - 1982)**
  Henry Ervin Hunt (1901 - 1990)*
  Grace Hunt Grove (1903 - 1985)*
  Alta L Hunt Devore (1906 - 2001)
  Alvoretta Hunt Berkemann (1914 - 2009)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Ellis Cemetery
De Soto
Dallas County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: ZBonnie
Record added: May 21, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14351488
Alta L <i>Hunt</i> Devore
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